New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1943. First edition. A near fine book in a near fine dust jacket. Offsetting to the endpapers. Darkening to the jacket spine and some sunning to the rear panel. This is an advance review copy with a publisher's slip laid in. With the price of $2.00 on the front jacket flap. A prose poem of America's pioneers by the author of John Brown's Body. Benet was posthumously awarded the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1944.
Pulitzer Prize Winners
New York: Knopf, 2010. Hardback. First edition, first printing. A near fine book in a very good dust jacket. Wear at the head and foot of the jacket and on the extremities of the jacket. Winner of both the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Critics Circle Award. The New York Times called this was one of the five best fiction novels of 2010. By the author of The Invisible Circus and The Keep.
New York. Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1979. Hardcover. Book Club. Winner of the 1980 Pulitzer Prize for biography. A near fine book in a very good copy with wear and chipping at the extremities and the head of foot of the jacket. Overall, though, a nice copy of this massive book. Signed by the author and scarce thus.
New York: Knopf, 1997. Hardcover. First edition. A near fine book in a near fine dust jacket. Slight spine lean to the book. Some fading to the jacket spine. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1998. One of Roth's most powerful novels that examines a family's disintegration following a violent act by a daughter.
Taiwan: Doubleday, 1971. Hardcover. Taiwanese Pirate Edition. A fine book in a near fine dust jacket. Foxing to the top page edges. Sunning to the spine. This is Taiwan pirate edition published at some point after the American first edition was printed. Angle of Repose won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1972. A slightly smaller format than the original Doubleday edition. An interesting item in that it is not recorded in the Colberg bibliography of Stegner.
New York: Viking Press, 1939. Hardcover. First edition. A lovely copy of Steinbeck's classic work of the dispossessed and hopeful. A near fine book with minor soiling to the edges of the boards. First edition statement on the copyright page. Oatmeal pictorial cloth stamped in brown. Battle Hymn of the Republic end papers. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1940 and one of the most important American novels of the 20th century. NO dust jacket.
New York: Random House, 1967. Hardcover. First edition. First trade edition. Inscribed by Styron on the front free endpaper. Spotting to the top edges, else a near fine copy in a near fine, price clipped jacket. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. One of an undetermined number of copies signed by the author on a tipped-in page. Signed by the author.