New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991. First Edition. Cloth. SIGNED by the Author, thick small 4to, grass green cloth with gold and silver lettering on spine and "John Updike" in silver on front cover, Mylar-protected photographic dust jacket (unclipped) of John Updike with an axe by Ray Charles White, xxii + 919 pages +  A Note About the Author & A Note on the Type. 3 lbs. 5 oz. Very Fine / Fine. Item #3290
Another superb collection of brilliant essays by Updike.
John Updike (1932 – 2009) was an American novelist, poet, short story writer, art critic, and literary critic. One of only three writers to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction more than once, Updike published more than twenty novels, more than a dozen short-story collections, as well as poetry, art and literary criticism and children's books during his career.
DeBellis & Broomfield: John Updike Bibliography, A137 with a new Preface (E400).
Exceptional Condition! Clean, tight, bright with an equally bright dust jacket, which has a few small crinkles at the head of the dj's spine.