Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1991.
First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). Adams, Alice [Editor]; Kenison, Katrina [Series Editor]; Bass, Rick; Baxter, Charles; Bloom, Amy; Braverman, Kate; Butler, Robert Olen; Doerr, Harriet; Eisenberg, Deborah; Michaels, Leonard; Moore, Lorrie; Munro, Alice; Oates, Joyce Carol; Updike, John. THE BEST AMERICAN SHORT STORIES 1991. [Signed by 11 Authors]. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1991. 8vo. A fine fresh copy in like dustwrapper. (spine ends a touch pushed SIGNED BY ALICE ADAMS and KATRINA KENISON on the title page, and SIGNED BY ROBERT OLEN BUTLER, JOYCE CAROL OATES, AMY BLOOM, RICK BASS, CHARLES BAXTER, and LORRIE MOORE on the half-title, and SIGNED BY KATE BRAVERMAN, HARIET DOERR, and LEONARD MICHAELS at their respective contributions; the Best Short Stories of the prior year, selected by Alice Adams and SIGNED BY SERIES EDITOR KATRINA KENISON AND BY 10 MAJOR AUTHORS. The book was issued both in paperback and in hardcover, with the hardcover copies being by far the scarcer of the two. Hardcover copies are surprisingly scarce, especially when in a condition this nice. Signed copies are scarcer still, and copies signed by this many remarkable authors are rarely seen. A Fine copy SIGNED BY SERIES EDITOR KATRINA KENISON AND BY 10 MAJOR AUTHORS. A remarkable collection of stories with a remarkable collection of signatures.
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