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Because It Is Bitter, and Because It Is My Heart by  Joyce Carol Oates - First Edition - 1990 - from Heritage Books (SKU: F8616)

Because It Is Bitter, and Because It Is My Heart

Because It Is Bitter, and Because It Is My Heart by  Joyce Carol Oates - First Edition - 1990 - from Heritage Books (SKU: F8616)
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Because It Is Bitter, and Because It Is My Heart

by Oates, Joyce Carol

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good +/Very Good + DJ
ISBN 10
0525248609
ISBN 13
9780525248606
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New York: Dutton, 1990. First Edition. Very Good +/Very Good + DJ. 8vo = over 9". n/a. First Printing Dj has some tears and creases on edges, especially near upper portion of spine. Boards w/cloth spine. Bumped at top/base of spine and corners. Fading along the edges of the covers and some rubbing on the spine. Tight binding, clean pages, and clear text.

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Bookseller
Heritage Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
F8616
Title
Because It Is Bitter, and Because It Is My Heart
Author
Oates, Joyce Carol
Illustrator
n/a
Book condition
Used - Very Good +
Jacket condition
Very Good + DJ
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0525248609
ISBN 13
9780525248606
Publisher
Dutton
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1990
Pages
405pp
Keywords
American Women Writers Family Civil Rights Historical Fiction
Size
8vo = over 9"

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About Heritage Books

Our bookshop is located in the historic town library building of Southampton, Massachusetts. Southampton lies within the Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts with a view of Pomeroy Mountain to the West and Mt. Tom to the North. It is situated between the artistic, vibrant communities of Easthampton and Northampton and the city of Westfield. We have a collection of over 40,000 books with many more waiting to be unboxed and squeezed onto our shelves. The large double-door front entrance will lead you to our main floor where we hold a wide range of fiction and non-fiction titles, as well as a good selection of scarce and rare editions. The original fireplace is surrounded by hardbacks and you can peer out the original nine-foot windows. Take the staircase to the basement and you will find our large children's section and many shelves full of paperbacks. Our physical address is 225 College Highway/Route 10. Our mailing address is 241 College Highway & Clark St. P.O. Box 100 Southampton, MA 01073. The store hours indicated are by appointment only Monday through Friday, and Saturday and Sunday you can stop in. Please call to schedule an appointment if you can't make it to the store on the weekends from 11 am to 3 pm.

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