Goodbye, Columbus and Other Stories

By: ROTH, Philip

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Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


A book club edition of Philip Roth's National Book Award winning novella, which first appeared in 1959. Also included are five Roth short stories: "The Conversion of the Jews," "Defender of the Faith," "Epstein," "You Can't Tell a Man by the Song He Sings," and "Eli, the Fanatic." "Goodbye, Columbus" is centered around his Neil Klugman character, who falls in love with Brenda Patimkin, a girl from a much more prosperous background than Klugman. --- In full black cloth-covered boards with spine titling in yellow and white; pale yellow topstain. Volume in dust jacket with the same artwork as first edition. --- With prior owner's signature in pencil to front free endpaper, otherwise a clean, unmarked, firmly bound copy. Jacket with small tears and chips to edges; a little toning but intact and in removable archival mylar protector.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 313 pages

Title: Goodbye, Columbus and Other Stories

Author Name: ROTH, Philip

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature,

Edition: BCE

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1959

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 82044