First Editions of Beach: A Book and Bech is Back; Each Signed by John Updike
Bech: A Book & Bech Is Back.
Item Number: 2285
New York: Knopf, 1970.
First editions. Octavo, original orange cloth. Each are signed by John Updike on the title page and are near fine in fine dust jackets.
"Bech is Updike’s alter ego, a mouthpiece for Updike’s often sarcastic, even caustic insight into writers and the writing life … [His] style is never more jubilantly elaborate than in a Bech book, and his intelligence never more provocatively displayed" (Booklist).Ask a Question