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The Bean Trees by  Barbara Kingsolver - First Edition - 1988 - from Parrish Books (SKU: 3108)

The Bean Trees

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The Bean Trees

by Kingsolver, Barbara

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Fine in Archival Plastic Cover
ISBN 10
0060158638
ISBN 13
9780060158637
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Harper & Row, 1988. First Edition. Cloth & Boards. Near Fine/Fine in Archival Plastic Cover. A lovely First Edition, First Printing with number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. Author's First Book. In fine cream and tan cloth & boards but for a near previous owner's name on the front endpaper. In a fine dustjacket complete with the original price ($16.95) and protected by an archival plastic cover. A beautiful copy.

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
Parrish Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
3108
Title
The Bean Trees
Author
Kingsolver, Barbara
Format/binding
Cloth & Boards
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Fine in Archival Plastic Cover
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0060158638
ISBN 13
9780060158637
Publisher
Harper & Row
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1988

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About Parrish Books

Parrish Books is a full-time on-line dealer in fine collectible books in business since 2002. With specialities in signed limited editions and many favorite authors including Ray Bradbury, Richard Bach, Tom Clancy, John Updike, Kurt Vonnegut, Edward Gorey and Maurice Sendak. We specialize in exceptional customer service and quality packaging of all orders.

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