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Assorted Prose

(1965)
A collection of stories by

 
 
ASSORTED PROSE includes Updike's early essays of humor and parody, some reportage for The New Yorker's "Talk of the Town," his description of Ted Williams' last appearance in Fenway Park, several semi- autobiographical first person accounts, and numerous book reviews. These all give us a well-rounded observation of the author.

Titles include: "Hub Fans Bid Kid Adieu," "On the Sidewalk, Mr. Ex-Resident," "Drinking from a Cup Made Cinchy," "The Dogwood Tree: A Boyhood," "The Lucid Eye in Silver Town," "My Uncle's Death," "Beerbohn and Others," "Faith in Search of Understanding," and "More Love in the Western World."

Genre: General Fiction

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Hardback Editions

January 1966 : UK Hardback

Title: Assorted Prose
Author(s): John Updike
ISBN: 0-233-95796-0 / 978-0-233-95796-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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April 1965 : USA Hardback
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Title: Assorted Prose
Author(s): John Updike
ISBN: 0-394-41473-X / 978-0-394-41473-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
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Paperback Editions

September 2012 : USA Paperback
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Title: Assorted Prose
Author(s): John Updike
ISBN: 0-8129-8377-7 / 978-0-8129-8377-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
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Audio Editions

February 1982 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: Assorted Prose
Author(s): John Updike
ISBN: 0-7366-0288-7 / 978-0-7366-0288-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape, Inc.
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September 2012 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Assorted Prose
Author(s): John Updike
Publisher: Random House
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