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The Color Purple by Alice Walker - Paperback - 1993 - from ThriftBooks (SKU: G0205150470I5N00)

The Color Purple

The Color Purple by Alice Walker - Paperback - 1993 - from ThriftBooks (SKU: G0205150470I5N00)

The Color Purple

by Alice Walker

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ISBN 10
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ISBN 13
9780205150472
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Prentice Hall PTR, 1993. Paperback. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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The Color Purple is an acclaimed epistolary novel by American author Alice Walker. Taking place mostly in rural Georgia, this collection of letters weaves an intricate mosaic of women joined by their love for each other, the men who abuse them, and the children they care for. In this, The Color Purple focuses on black female life in the American South during the 1930s, addressing the numerous issues including their exceedingly low position in American social culture. The novel received the 1983 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Award. Because of the explicit content, particularly in terms of violence, The Color Purple has been a frequent target of censors, appearing on the American Library Association list of the 100 Most Frequently Challenged Books of 1990-1999.

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Bookseller Inventory #
G0205150470I5N00
Title
The Color Purple
Author
Alice Walker
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Acceptable
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0205150470
ISBN 13
9780205150472
Publisher
Prentice Hall PTR
Date published
1993

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