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The Resource Concerts at Castle Hill : H.H., John Updike's middle initial, reviews local music in Ipswich, Massachussetts, from 1961 to 1965

Concerts at Castle Hill : H.H., John Updike's middle initial, reviews local music in Ipswich, Massachussetts, from 1961 to 1965

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Concerts at Castle Hill : H.H., John Updike's middle initial, reviews local music in Ipswich, Massachussetts, from 1961 to 1965
Title
Concerts at Castle Hill
Title remainder
H.H., John Updike's middle initial, reviews local music in Ipswich, Massachussetts, from 1961 to 1965
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eng
Summary
Collection of reviews by John Updike, writing under the name "H.H.," of concerts performed 1961-1965 at Castle Hill, the hilltop seaview mansion built in 1928 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, by Chicago plumbing plutocrat Richard T. Crane.
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N5L
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
When his friend William Stix Wasserman, Jr. bought the Ipswich Chronicle in 1961, Updike, who was living in Ipswich at the time, volunteered--"as a favor and a lark"--to write reviews of the Castle Hill concerts which he signed "H.H.," doubling his middle initial
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Concerts at Castle Hill : H.H., John Updike's middle initial, reviews local music in Ipswich, Massachussetts, from 1961 to 1965
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Colophon: "This first edition of Concerts at Castle Hill is limited to two hundred fifty numbered copies and fifty deluxe copies, specially bound, all of which have been signed by the author. Designed by Scott Freutel and printed by Patrick Reagh. The paper is Mohawk Superfine and the type Bembo and Gill Sans. Binding by Mike Roswell. Presentation Copy."
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24 cm
Extent
49 pages
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Spec. Coll. copy: bound in dark brown cloth and patterned paper boards, featuring a repeating design of interlocking capital letters "H," printed in tan, gray, and green; gold-stamped spine title; cream endpapers; signed by the author. Purchase, PBA Galleries, 2015.
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  • (OCoLC)660266882
  • ucoclc660266882
Label
Concerts at Castle Hill : H.H., John Updike's middle initial, reviews local music in Ipswich, Massachussetts, from 1961 to 1965
Publication
Note
Colophon: "This first edition of Concerts at Castle Hill is limited to two hundred fifty numbered copies and fifty deluxe copies, specially bound, all of which have been signed by the author. Designed by Scott Freutel and printed by Patrick Reagh. The paper is Mohawk Superfine and the type Bembo and Gill Sans. Binding by Mike Roswell. Presentation Copy."
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
49 pages
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in dark brown cloth and patterned paper boards, featuring a repeating design of interlocking capital letters "H," printed in tan, gray, and green; gold-stamped spine title; cream endpapers; signed by the author. Purchase, PBA Galleries, 2015.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)660266882
  • ucoclc660266882

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