Joseph Heller


originally published:
New York : Simon & Schuster
October 1961

We offered this signed copy of the first edition, with an Autograph Letter to the recipient laid in, in our Catalog 103.


  • First Book(1961)
  • Modern Library 100 Best Novels(007)
  • Time Magazine 100 Novels(1961)
  • Library of Congress 88 Books That Shaped America(1961)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 5/1/1923
died: 12/12/1999
born as: Joseph Heller

American writer whose novel CATCH-22 (1961) was one of the most significant works of protest literature to appear after World War II. The satirical novel was both a critical and a popular success. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature

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