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A Cure for Dreams. by  Kaye GIBBONS - Signed First Edition - 1991. - from Orpheus Books (SKU: 12924-3)

A Cure for Dreams.

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A Cure for Dreams.

by GIBBONS, Kaye

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ISBN 10
0945575335
ISBN 13
9780945575337
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Chapel Hill: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1991. Signed by Kaye Gibbons on the title page. First edition / First printing. Brown cloth spine, beige paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.

Synopsis

Kaye Gibbons was born in Nash County, North Carolina, and attended North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel HIll. Her first novel, Ellen Foster , was awarded the Sue Kaufman Prize of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters and a special citation from the Ernest Hemingway Foundation. Gibbons was awarded the PEN/Revson fellowship for A Cure for Dreams , and has been the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship. She is also the author of the novel A Virtuous Woman . A writer-in-residence at the LIbrary of North Carolina State University, she lives with her three daughters in Raleigh.

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bookseller
Orpheus Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
12924-3
Title
A Cure for Dreams.
Author
GIBBONS, Kaye
Format/binding
Brown cloth spine, beige paper-covered boards.
Book condition
new As New
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0945575335
ISBN 13
9780945575337
Publisher
Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill,
Place of Publication
Chapel Hill:
Date Published
1991.
Pages
171 pages.
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction;

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