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Random House, publishers, New York - ISBN:0679450149 9 (alk. paper), 1996. hardcover, 7¼" x 9¼", with dust jacket. AS NEW book in AS NEW unclipped dust jacket in protective transparent covering. Dark-blue boards with white type to black spine linen, fifty-five b&w photographs, with MOUNTED Palm Beach Literary Society slip to front endpaper SIGNED BY JILL KREMENTZ ('With Love [red heart] from Jill Krementz'). In his Introduction John Updike writes, "I look at these photographs with purient interest, the way I might look at the beds of notorious courtesans. At these desks characters are spawned, plots are spun, imaginative distances are spanned." Accompanying each photograph is the writer's own commentary on the creative process or musings on individual work habits and habitats. Meet Bellow, Michener, Simenon, Ellison, Vonnegut, Matthiessen, Didion, Schine, Southern, Dove, White, Wilder, King, Wodehouse, Malamud, Sontag, Macdonald, Singer, and 37 other of the world's most prominent authors.