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UPDIKE, John.

Rare books by John Updike, including first editions and signed first edition copies of Big Table.

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  1. 128327
    First edition, first printing, of Updike's collection of eighteen short stories. Pigeon Feathers was adapted into a film in 1988 as part of PBS's American Playhouse series. Learn More
    £125

    Stock Code: 128327

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  2. A Soft Spring Night in Shillington.
    First edition thus, number 22 of 50 specially bound copies signed by the author on the half-title, from a total printing of 250 numbered copies only of which the remaining 200 were issued in a standard binding. The copyright page states that "This memoir, in a slightly different form, appeared in The New Yorker for December... Learn More
    £375

    Stock Code: 105648

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  3. Trust Me.

    Trust Me.

    New York: 1987

    First collected edition, John Barth's copy with his signature in blue ink to the half-title. Barth's relationship with Updike began in 1966 when he was teaching at the University of Buffalo in 1966 and wrote to the famously reclusive Updike asking him to read at a lecture series that was also to include Norman Mailer and... Learn More
    £65

    Stock Code: 102913

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  4. S.

    S.

    London: 1988

    Signed limited edition. Number 16 of 85 copies of the first UK edition specially bound in quarter leather and signed by the author. From a complete edition of 97 copies. Updike's epistolary novel was originally published in the US in the same year. Learn More
    £375

    Stock Code: 103513

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  5. Higher Gossip.
    First edition, first printing of this posthumously published volume (Updike died in 2009). With the ownership inscription of novelist John Barth to the half-title. Learn More
    £75

    Stock Code: 97316

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