This is A Novelist's Autobiography about none other than Roth himself. Here Roth portrays himself and his battles defictionalized and unadorned. He concentrates on some five episodes from his life. A book of daring and touching personal intimacy with an astonishing inventive conclusion. (195 Pgs.)AUTHOR: Philip Roth PUBLISHER: Farrar, Straus & Giroux - New York ISBN: 0374152128 YEAR: 1988 FORMAT: Hardcover EDITION: First Ed.