Who Do You Think You Are? Munro, Alice. Published by Macmillan of Canada, Ltd., Toronto, 1978. First Edition/First printing. 8vo up to 9½” tall.206 pages. Green boards with gilt spine titles. Volume is in unread condition with hinge line visible but not cracked page 44/45; pages remain firmly attached and this is likely a publishing flaw. Unclipped dustjacket has very light edge wear and otherwise fine.
Alice Munro is a Canadian short story writer whose work has been described as having revolutionized the architecture of short stories, especially in its tendency to move forward and backward in time. She is the recipient of several awards including the Nobel Prize for Literature (2013) as a “master of the contemporary short story”; three Governor General’s Awards; two Giller Prizes and, winner of The Man Booker Prize. Also published as The Beggar Maid, Who Do You Think You Are was the winner of the 1978 Governor General’s Award for Fiction and short-listed for the Booker Prize for Fiction in 1980. 002938 $120
First Edition/First Printings titles by Alice Munro available from Back Lane Books:
Dear Life Stories, Munro, Alice. Published by McClelland & Stewart Douglas Gibson Books, 2012
Too Much Happiness, Munro, Alice. McClelland & Stewart, 2006.
Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage, Munro, Alice. McClelland & Stewart, 2001.
Selected Stories, Munro, Alice. McClelland & Stewart, 1996.
Open Secrets, Munro, Alice. McClelland & Stewart, 1994
The Progress of Love, Munro, Alice. McClelland & Stewart, 1986
Who Do You Think You Are? Munro, Alice. Macmillan of Canada, Ltd., 1978