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    John Updike. Two Signed First Editions, including: The Centaur. 1963. First edition. Slightly cocked. Near fine in dust jacket. [and:] Licks of Love. 2000. First trade edition. Fine in dust jacket. Both books published by Knopf, both signed by Updike on the title page.

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    This lot contains: The Centaur. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1963. First edition. Signed by Updike on the title page. Octavo. 302 pages. Index. Black cloth over cream paper boards, with gold and silver stamping. Publisher's red stain to top edge. Slightly cocked. Near fine in dust jacket. Won the National Book Award in 1964. [and:] Licks of Love: Short Stories and a Sequel, "Rabbit Remembered." New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000. First trade edition. Signed by Updike on the title page. Review copy, with Knopf notice laid in. Octavo. 359 pages. Orange cloth, with gold and silver stamping. Publisher's orange stain to top edge. Fine in dust jacket. Twelve short stories and one novella, a continuation of the "Rabbit" novels.



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