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THE ACCIDENTAL TOURIST by  Anne Tyler - Signed First Edition - 1985 - from John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 16509)

THE ACCIDENTAL TOURIST

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THE ACCIDENTAL TOURIST

by Tyler, Anne

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1985. First edition. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. (16509). Octavo, cloth backed boards. Signed by Tyler on the second free endpaper which has been tipped in by the publisher. Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for fiction and a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. Filmed in 1988, directed by Lawrence Kasdan and featuring kathleen Turner, William Hurt and Geena Davis. Nominated for a several Oscar Awards including best picture, Ms. Davis won for best supporting actress.

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The Accidental Tourist is a 1985 novel by Anne Tyler that was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction. The novel was adapted into a 1988 award-winning film starring William Hurt, Kathleen Turner and Geena Davis.

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Bookseller
John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
16509
Title
THE ACCIDENTAL TOURIST
Author
Tyler, Anne
Book condition
Used - A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. (16509)
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1985
Keywords
Lit . Film Source . Signed
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John W. Knott, Jr., BooksellerABAA/ILABFine First Editions

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First Edition
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Cloth
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fine
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octavo
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