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My Well-Balanced Life on a Wooden Leg.

By: Capp, Al. Foreword by John Updike.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara., John Daniel & Co.: 1991.

Seller ID: 13617

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.


Autobiographical essays by the late creator of Li'l Abner. Also included is Capp's Life of Capp, a cartoon autobiography drawn for W.W.II veteran amputees. View more info

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By: Updike, John.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Knopf.: 1988.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16933

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. As new.


The author's 13th novel. The heroine is Sarah Worth. Her tapes & letters tell her story of her search for a new life. View more info

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Buchanan Dying.

By: Updike, John.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York., Knopf.: 1974.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 10555

Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Bookplate on front pastedown. Former owner's signature and date blank page following front free endpaper. Small closed tear at head of jacket spine.


Buchanan Dying is a play meant to be read. It chronicles Buchanan's political and private lives. "A dramatic portrait of one on America's lesser known, and least appreciated leaders." Decorated endpapers and frontispiece. View more info

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Hoping For a Hoopoe.

By: Updike, John.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London., Gollancz.: 1959.

Edition: First U.K. Edition. Published in the U.S. as 'The Carpentered Hen and Other Tame Creatures.'

Seller ID: 12237

Condition: Fine in fine unclipped dust jacket.


Updike's first book. Light poetry. Many first appeared in The New Yorker. Some of the poems have English subjects. i.e. "English Train Compartment." View more info

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Licks of Love: Short Stories and a Sequel.

By: Updike, John.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Knopf.: 2000.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16662

Condition: Fine in near fine price clipped dust jacket.


Twelve short stories & a novella-length sequel "Rabbit Remembered." View more info

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Bech Is Back.

By: Updike, John.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York., Knopf.: 1982.

Edition: Uncorrected Proof. Signed by the author on the title page.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 15632

Condition: Near fine in printed yellow wrappers. Minimal soiling to wrappers.


The second book featuring Henry Bech. View more info

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A Month of Sundays.

By: Updike, John.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Knopf.: 1975.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16210

Condition: Fine in very good dust jacket. Jacket lightly shelf worn with two small closed tears at bottom of front panel. $6.95 price intact on front flap. Book is square & tight. Text clean with no interior markings.


The author's 7th novel. The title relates to the thirty-one days the Reverend Tom Marshfield is ordered to spend in enforced rest and recreation in a motel retreat somewhere in the U.S. Southwest. Here he writes his confession. View more info

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The Fiction of Philip Roth and John Updike.

By: [Roth, Philip]. [Updike, John]. Searles, George J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Carbondale & Edwardsville, Illinois., Southern Illinois University Press.: 1985.

Edition: 2nd printing. From the Crosscurrents / Modern Critiques / New Series.

Seller ID: 12501

Condition: Fine in near fine lightly rubbed dust jacket.


The first comparative study of Roth & Updike. Study of primary themes of ethnic & cultural backgrounds and family relationships of the writers. Looks at the literary methods of both authors. View more info