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    A Collection of Forty Signed Pamphlets or Softcover Editions by John Updike

    John Updike. Collection of Signed Pamphlets or Softcover Editions. [Various places, various dates]. Approximately forty octavo or large octavo items.
    Many of the pamphlets are signed limited editions (with a few lettered copies). Thirty-three pamphlets (including a few duplicates) and seven softcover versions of previously printed material, all signed by Updike. Titles include: Three Texts from Early Ipswich, Thanatopses, Spring Trio, Five Poems, The Angels, The Lovelorn Astronomer, Query, Couples: a Short Story, Radiators, and more. Softcovers include Pigeon Feathers (two copies), Olinger Stories, Verse, Too Far to Go, Your Lover Just Called, and Seventy Poems. In addition, there are a few unsigned pamphlets (not counted in the main collection of pamphlets previously discussed). Generally fine. From the collection of I.D. "Nash" Flores III.

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    April, 2015
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