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EASY IN THE ISLANDS

EASY IN THE ISLANDS

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EASY IN THE ISLANDS

by Shacochis, Bob

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  • Signed
  • first
Condition
Very good in very good jacket.
ISBN 10
0517555492
ISBN 13
9780517555491
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About This Item

New York: Crown Publishers, Inc, 1985. First edition. Very good in very good jacket.. Signed first printing of the author's first book, a collection of his short stories set in the Caribbean that won the National Book Award in the category of First Work of Fiction. 9'' x 6''. Orange cloth spine over red boards. In original price-clipped pictorial dust jacket. [10], 213 pages. Signed by Shacochis on half title page: "Bob Shacochis / June, 1987 / The Outer Banks." Light foxing to rear panel and jacket verso; moderate foxing to text block edges.

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Bookseller
Type Punch Matrix US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
44108
Title
EASY IN THE ISLANDS
Author
Shacochis, Bob
Book Condition
Used - Very good in very good jacket.
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0517555492
ISBN 13
9780517555491
Publisher
Crown Publishers, Inc
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1985
Keywords
20th century,Post-WWII,1980s,Caribbean,US American

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First Edition
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Cloth
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Edges
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Half Title
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