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The Bean Trees by  Barbara Kingsolver - Signed First Edition - 1988 - from Hourglass Books (SKU: 001356)

The Bean Trees

The Bean Trees by  Barbara Kingsolver - Signed First Edition - 1988 - from Hourglass Books (SKU: 001356)
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The Bean Trees

by Kingsolver, Barbara

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Very Good+/Very Good+, Not Price Clipped
ISBN 10
0060158638
ISBN 13
9780060158637
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Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: HarperCollins Canada, 1988. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). American First. First edition, first printing as evidenced by a complete number line from 1 to 10; signed in person on the title page by Barbara Kingsolver with no inscription while on a reading tour to Vancouver, B.C.; minor edge wear; otherwise a solid, clean copy in collectable condition..

Synopsis

The Bean Trees , first published in 1988, is the first book written by Barbara Kingsolver and was followed by a sequel, Pigs in Heaven . Taylor Greer hightails it out of Kentucky as soon as she gets a car, refusing to be just another small-town girl.  She soon finds herself in Oklahoma near Cherokee territory, and in a parking lot, a desperate and frightened woman hands Taylor a Cherokee toddler and leaves. Taylor and the child, named Turtle, keep moving out west and try to find somewhere to put down roots and grow. British Fantasy Award (1988)

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Details

Bookseller
Hourglass Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
001356
Title
The Bean Trees
Author
Kingsolver, Barbara
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket condition
Very Good+, Not Price Clipped
Edition
American First
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0060158638
ISBN 13
9780060158637
Publisher
HarperCollins Canada
Place of Publication
Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Date published
1988
Keywords
American Fiction

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