An Updike Rarity
John Updike. The Lovelorn Astronomer. A New
Poem by John Updike. Boston: G. K. Hall & Co., . First
edition of this Christmas card sent to clients by G. K. Hall,
signed by Updike. Original printed folded card, text of poem on
inside rear cover. With printed copyright notice on rear cover. In
original mailing envelope. [Together With:] Another Copy.
Presumed proof copy with manuscript copyright notice on rear cover
(in unknown hand). Both housed in a larger envelope from G. K.
Hall. Generally near fine. From the collection of Alexander J.
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