Jun 17, 2021 - Sale 2573

Sale 2573 - Lot 269

Price Realized: $ 812
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
WALLACE, DAVID FOSTER. McLaughlin, Robert and Haberstic, Sara. Remembering David Foster Wallace. 8 1/2 x 8 inches. Publisher's saddle-stitched printed self-wrappers; DVD in sleeve, as issued. First and only edition of this 108-page booklet of remembrances by David Foster Wallace's personal friends, including those who were fellow writers, assembled for a celebratory memorial gathering at Illinois State where Wallace taught for nearly a decade. Contributors include Richard Powers, Dave Eggers, Bradford Morrow, Rick Moody, Don DeLillo, Mary Caponegro, and others. The essays here show the wide range of close friendships the author had during his writing and personal life before he committed suicide on September 12, 2008. Issued in a very limited quantity to contributors, family, and friends only. Fine copy. Scarce. Normal, Il: Illinois State University English Department, 2008