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THE MAGIC FLUTE: Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. John Updike. THE MAGIC FLUTE: Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
New York: Knopf, (1962). First edition. SIGNED by the author "John Updike Beverly Farms, MA." Mozart's last opera, adapted for children by Updike and illustrated by Warren Chappell. One of Updike's hardest first editions to locate in nice condition. In the pictorial Gibraltar binding (noted on back cover) with light blue-green border, which was issued simultaneously with the trade edition, and without dust jacket. Very minor rubbing but still in fine condition. Unusual for Updike to note his hometown when signing.

[Book #37992]       Price: $500.00
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MEMORIES OF THE FORD ADMINISTRATION. John Updike. MEMORIES OF THE FORD ADMINISTRATION.
New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1992. First edition. Uncorrected proofs, fine in pale gray (or white?) paperwraps. Card SIGNED by author laid in. Proposed publication date of October 1992 indicated.

[Book #48723]       Price: $100.00
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MIDPOINT & OTHER POEMS. John Updike. MIDPOINT & OTHER POEMS.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1969. First edition. One of 350 SIGNED numbered copies. Fine in dust jacket and slipcase.

[Book #47230]       Price: $150.00
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MIDPOINT & OTHER POEMS. John Updike. MIDPOINT & OTHER POEMS.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1969. First edition. Fine in a very good dust jacket with one chip to top, back panel and closed tear to top of front flap; otherwise would be near fine with only slight wear, mostly concentrated along the head of the spine and the corners.

[Book #50403]       Price: $50.00
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MIDPOINT & OTHER POEMS. John Updike. MIDPOINT & OTHER POEMS.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1969. First edition. Fine in near fine dust jacket with only the slightest of wear to spine ends and corners.

[Book #50866]       Price: $60.00
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MORE MATTER: Essays and Criticism. John Updike. MORE MATTER: Essays and Criticism.
New York: Knopf, 1999. First edition. Uncorrected proof in cream-colored, printed paperwraps with probable publishing date of September 1999. Plain white 3x5" card SIGNED BY UPDIKE laid in. Light crease to front cover along spine otherwise fine.

[Book #48802]       Price: $50.00
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THE MUSIC SCHOOL: Short Stories. John Updike. THE MUSIC SCHOOL: Short Stories.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1966. First edition, first state. Near fine with light wear and bumping to spine ends and corners. In a fine dust jacket with a small stamp on the front flap.

[Book #50919]       Price: $150.00
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ODD JOBS: Essays and Criticism. John Updike. ODD JOBS: Essays and Criticism.
New York: Knopf, 1991. First edition. Uncorrected proofs in bright orange-yellow paperwraps. Tentative publishing date of November 1991 printed on front cover with "7" written in. SIGNED BY UPDIKE on decorative bookplate (laid in). Tiny tear to lower edge front cover, still fine.

[Book #48807]       Price: $50.00
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PROBLEMS: And Other Stories. John Updike. PROBLEMS: And Other Stories.
New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1979. First edition. Uncorrected proofs with no noted expected date of publication noted. The prize-winning author addresses middle age. Faint glass ring on front cover, otherwise near fine in salmon, printed paperwraps. Scarce.

[Book #49139]       Price: $150.00
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RABBIT AT REST. John Updike. RABBIT AT REST.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990. First edition. The last Rabbit, a Pulitzer Prize winner. An uncorrected proof in printed yellow wraps. One of only 200 copies printed, per the publisher. Spine a little faded otherwise fine.

[Book #49930]       Price: $65.00
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RABBIT AT REST. John Updike. RABBIT AT REST.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990. First edition. The last Rabbit, a Pulitzer Prize winner. A promotional issue in white wraps with green lettering. SIGNED by Updike. Lacking slipcase. Lightly spotted and soiled, otherwise near fine.

[Book #49932]       Price: $150.00
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RABBIT REDUX. John Updike. RABBIT REDUX.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1971. First edition. The second book in the "Rabbit" series. Fine in dust jacket with the barest wear.

[Book #50389]       Price: $100.00
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RABBIT, RUN. John Updike. RABBIT, RUN.
New York: Knopf, 1960. First edition. His first major novel and still his most famous. SIGNED BY UPDIKE on title page. The first book in a series of four, the last two of which won Pulitzer Prizes. Dull green cloth spine with paper boards, one of three variants with no known priority. Publisher's partial "hurt" stamp on rear endpaper. Good only with covers rubbed and a little soiled, a gouge on back cover, slight rumpling to spine, and gilt spine stamping a little dulled. With the exception of the hurt stamp, interior fine. Lacking dust jacket.

[Book #54732]       Price: $400.00
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THE RING Music by Richard Wagner / Adapted and Illustrated by John Updike and Warren Chappell. John Updike. THE RING Music by Richard Wagner / Adapted and Illustrated by John Updike and Warren Chappell.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, (1964). First edition. Very light rubbing to spine ends and tips, otherwise fine in dust jacket with minor edge rubbing, a small spot on front panel and a small closed tear. A very bright copy of this scarce book.

[Book #35569]       Price: $450.00
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THE RING: With Musical Themes by Richard Wagner. John Updike. THE RING: With Musical Themes by Richard Wagner.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, (1964). First edition. SIGNED by the author, "John Updike Beverly Farms, MA." Adapted and Illustrated by John Updike and Warren Chappell. The Gibraltar edition (logo on back cover) in pictorial dark green boards and white end papers (Knopf regular edition in red cloth and pictorial endpapers) with very light rubbing to tips, otherwise a fine copy, as issued without dust jacket, and scarce thus. This issue was published simultaneously with the Knopf trade edition in cloth and dust jacket and the Knopf orange pictorial boards edition, also issued without dust jacket (although it's possible the orange came later.) Unusual for Updike to note his hometown when signing.

[Book #38021]       Price: $600.00
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S. John Updike. S.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1988. First edition. Uncorrected proof. Publication info taped to front cover notes a tentative publication date of 3/18/88 and first printing of 100,000 copies. Publisher's "blurb" laid in, had been stapled to front cover. Near fine in red, printed paperwraps.

[Book #49143]       Price: $50.00
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TALK FROM THE FIFTIES. John Updike. TALK FROM THE FIFTIES.
Northridge: Lord John Press, 1979. First edition. A selection of "Talk of the Town" stories by Updike published in The New Yorker in the 1950s. One of 300 SIGNED numbered copies, this one designated "PRESENTATION COPY." Gray-and-blue patterned paper boards, gilt-lettered plum cloth spine. Mild tanning to edges otherwise fine as issued, without dust jacket.

[Book #54798]       Price: $100.00
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TOWARD THE END OF TIME. John Updike. TOWARD THE END OF TIME.
New York: Alfred Knopf, 1997. First edition. Uncorrected proof. SIGNED card laid in. Fine in blue wraps announcing a 75,000 copy first printing.

[Book #48465]       Price: $100.00
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TRUST ME: Short Stories. John Updike. TRUST ME: Short Stories.
New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1987. First edition. Uncorrected proof, fine in off-white (pale yellow) printed paperwraps.

[Book #49072]       Price: $50.00
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VERSE. John Updike. VERSE.
Greenwich, CT: Fawcett Publications, Inc. (1965). First edition. Minor soiling, otherwise fine in glossy pictorial paperwraps. A paperback original, consisting of THE CARPENTERED HEN and TELEPHONE POLES. Not published in hardback.

[Book #35933]       Price: $60.00
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THE WIDOWS OF EASTWICK. John Updike. THE WIDOWS OF EASTWICK.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2008. First edition. SIGNED by Updike on Knopf bookplate affixed to half-title page. Fine in fine dust jacket.

[Book #52797]       Price: $50.00
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THE WITCHES OF EASTWICK. John Updike. THE WITCHES OF EASTWICK.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1984. First edition. Basis for the 1987 movie starring Jack Nicholson, Cher, Susan Sarandon, and Michelle Pfeiffer. The first issue of the uncorrected proof in red wraps (vs. mauve), reportedly containing passages not in later proofs or the published version. No tentative date of publication or price noted on front cover. Three small-town witches have their pots stirred by a devilish stranger. Fine, with only the barest wear, in red, printed paperwraps.

[Book #49082]       Price: $200.00
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THE WITCHES OF EASTWICK. John Updike. THE WITCHES OF EASTWICK.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1984. First edition. SIGNED by Updike on the title page. Board edges lightly sunned, otherwise near fine in fine dust jacket with barest wear.

[Book #52799]       Price: $250.00
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THE WITCHES OF EASTWICK. John Updike. THE WITCHES OF EASTWICK.
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1984. First edition thus. SIGNED by Updike, with "special message" by him and illustrations by Michael Deas not in the trade edition. Basis for the movie of the same name starring Cher, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Susan Sarandon as the three repressed women who accidentally conjur what they believe to be the perfect man (Jack Nicholson, playing the devil). Full green, gilt-decorated leather; all edges gilt; ribbon place marker. Top edge spotted and a little rubbed, otherwise crisp and fine.

[Book #54959]       Price: $45.00
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TOPAZ. Leon Uris. TOPAZ.
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, (1967). First edition. A few tiny stains on page edges, otherwise near fine in dust jacket with just minor edgewear and a light crease in rear flap.

[Book #30573]       Price: $60.00
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