The Poorhouse Fair
NY, Knopf, 1977. First thus, with a new introduction by the author. Inscribed by Updike to fellow author Nicholas Delbanco and his wife, Elena: "For Ellen [sic] & Nick, I'm so pleased you have this edition/ John/ 4/29/78." A strip of sunning to spine crown, else fine in a very near fine dust jacket with sunning to the spine lettering. [#030048] $150
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