First Editions

I found two more first editions yesterday, so I wanted to present my updated first editions list (those are blue). I really can’t believe how many I’ve found.

Title Author Year
The Goldfinch Donna Tartt 2014
The Orphan Master’s Son Adam Johnson 2013
(no award)   2012
A Visit from the Goon Squad Jennifer Egan 2011
Tinkers Paul Harding 2010
Olive Kitteridge Elizabeth Strout 2009
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Junot Diaz 2008
The Road Cormac McCarthy 2007
March Geraldine Brooks 2006
Gilead Marilynne Robinson 2005
The Known World Eward P. Jones 2004
Middlesex Jeffrey Eugenides 2003
Empire Falls Richard Russo 2002
The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay Michael Chabon 2001
Interpreter of Maladies Jumpa Lahiri 2000
The Hours Michael Cunningham 1999
American Pastoral Philip Roth 1998
Martin Dressler: the Tale of an American Dreamer Steven Millhauser 1997
Independence Day Richard Ford 1996
The Stone Diaries Carol Shields 1995
The Shipping News E. Annie Proulx 1994
A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain Robert Olen Butler 1993
A Thousand Acres Jane Smiley 1992
Rabbit at Rest John Updike 1991
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love Oscar Hijuelos 1990
Breathing Lessons Anne Tyler 1989
Beloved Toni Morrison 1988
A Summons to Memphis Peter Taylor 1987
Lonesome Dove Larry McMurty 1986
Foreign Affairs Alison Lurie 1985
Ironweed William Kennedy 1984
The Color Purple Alice Walker 1983
Rabbit is Rich John Updike 1982
A Confederacy of Dunces John Kennedy Toole 1981
The Executioner’s Song Norman Mailer 1980
The Stories of John Cheever John Cheever 1979
Elbow Room James Alan McPherson 1978
(no award)   1977
Humboldt’s Gift Saul Bellow 1976
The Killer Angels Michael Shaara 1975
(no award)   1974
The Optimist’s Daughter Eudora Welty 1973
Angle of Repose Wallace Stegner 1972
(no award)   1971
Collected Stories Jean Stafford 1970
House Made of Dawn N. Scott Momaday 1969
The Confessions of Nat Turner William Styron 1968
The Fixer Bernard Malamud 1967
Collected Stories Katherine Anne Porter 1966
The Keepers of the House Shirley Anne Grau 1965
(no award)   1964
The Reivers William Faulkner 1963
The Edge of Sadness Edwin O’Connor 1962
To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee 1961
Advise and Consent Allen Drury 1960
The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters Robert Lewis Taylor 1959
A Death in the Family James Agee 1958
(no award)   1957
Andersonville MacKinlay Kantor 1956
A Fable William Faulkner 1955
(no award)   1954
The Old Man and the Sea Ernest Hemingway 1953
The Caine Mutiny Herman Wouk 1952
The Town Conrad Richter 1951
The Way West A.B. Guthrie, Jr. 1950
Guard of Honor James Gould Cozzens 1949
Tales of the South Pacific James A. Michener 1948
All the King’s Men Robert Penn Warren 1947
(no award)   1946
A Bell for Adano John Hersey 1945
Journey in the Dark Martin Flavin 1944
Dragon’s Teeth Upton Sinclair 1943
In This Our Life Ellen Glasgow 1942
(no award)   1941
The Grapes of Wrath John Steinbeck 1940
The Yearling Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings 1939
The Late George Apley John Phillips Marquand 1938
Gone with the Wind Margaret Mitchell 1937
Honey in the Horn Harold L. Davis 1936
Now in November Josephine Johnson 1935
Lamb in His Bosom Caroline Miller 1934
The Store T.S. Stribling 1933
The Good Earth Pearl S. Buck 1932
Years of Grace Margaret Ayer Barnes 1931
Laughing Boy Oliver Lafarge 1930
Scarlet Sister Mary Julia Peterken 1929
The Bridge of San Luis Rey Thornton Wilder 1928
Early Autumn Louis Bromfield 1927
Arrowsmith Sinclair Lewis 1926
So Big Edna Ferber 1925
The Able McLaughlins Margaret Wilson 1924
One of Ours Willa Cather 1923
Alice Adams Booth Tarkington 1922
The Age of Innocence Edith Wharton 1921
(no award)   1920
The Magnificent Ambersons Booth Tarkington 1919
His Family Ernest Poole 1918
(no award)   1917

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