The White Castle.
Item Number: 956
New York: George Braziller, 1990.
First American edition of the Nobel Prize- winning author’s first book to be translated into English. Octavo, original boards. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by the author.
Other Books by this Author
New York: Delacorte Press, 1976.
First edition of what many people consider his finest novel. Octavo, original blue cloth. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1998.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Fine in a fine jacket. Signed by Philip Roth on the title page.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1937.
First edition. Octavo, original black cloth with titles to the spine and front panel in silver. Inscribed by the author, “To Frank Whitbech, Who has more Cain first editions than Cain has and the more power to him. James M. Cain Los Angeles, Calif June 5, 1944”. Bookplate of the recipient on the front free endpaper, a very good copy with light wear.