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The Bean Trees by  Barbara Kingsolver - Signed First Edition - 1988 - from Ash Grove Heirloom Books (SKU: 002885)

The Bean Trees

The Bean Trees by  Barbara Kingsolver - Signed First Edition - 1988 - from Ash Grove Heirloom Books (SKU: 002885)
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The Bean Trees

by Kingsolver, Barbara

  • Used
  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Near Fine
ISBN 10
0060158638
ISBN 13
9780060158637
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About This Item

New York, New York, U.S.A.: HarperCollins, 1988. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Inscribed By Author on Title Page. First Edition, First Printing. Book has light stain on inside front and back cover where dust jacket was glued in. dust jacket has corresponding staining on flaps. Inacribed "Chuck, warm wishes" and then signed. Dust jacket protected by removable Brodart cover..

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
Ash Grove Heirloom Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
002885
Title
The Bean Trees
Author
Kingsolver, Barbara
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0060158638
ISBN 13
9780060158637
Publisher
HarperCollins
Place of Publication
New York, New York, U.S.A.
Date published
1988
Keywords
WEST U FICTION Collectible

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