"VERY EXQUISITE": SABBATH'S THEATER, SIGNED BY PHILIP ROTH
ROTH, Philip. Sabbath's Theater. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1995. Octavo, original half black cloth, original dust jacket. $600.
First edition, winner of the 1995 National Book Award for Fiction, signed on the title page by Philip Roth.
Critic James Wood hailed Sabbath's Theater as "extraordinary… one of the strangest achievements of fictional prose that I have ever read… It is very exquisite" (New Republic). Roth's 21st book won the 1995 National Book Award for Fiction and won praise from The New York Times as his "richest, most rewarding novel."
A fine signed copy.