Housekeeping

Iowa City: Empyrean Press, 2016. Arlington, Viza. Limited Edition. No binding. No. 198 of 225 copies, broadside, signed by Marilynne Robinson. Fine. Item #16123003

This broadside features an excerpt from Marilynne Robinson's (b. 1943) novel "Housekeeping", which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and was awarded the PEN/Hemingway Award for best first novel; printed in a limited edition, the broadside celebrates Robinson's twenty-five years of teaching at the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop.

The illustration is by Viza Arlington, and it captures the mystery of space and wilderness, both external and internal, present in Robinson's text.

___DESCRIPTION: Broadside printed in blue and black, with blue initial capital, colour illustration by Viza Arlington; Rialto type, Rives paper, broadside measures approximately 9.5" by 13" with the text area approx. 7.25" by 10", one of 225 copies, this number 198, signed by Marilynne Robinson.

___CONDITION: Fine, clean with bright colours, without wear - as new (we acquired from the printer).

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Price: $200.00

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