Bech: A Book & Bech Is Back.

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First Editions of Beach: A Book and Bech is Back; Each Signed by John Updike


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).

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