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Friend of My Youth by  Alice Munro - Signed First Edition - 1990 - from Pistil Books Online (SKU: 145566)

Friend of My Youth

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Friend of My Youth

by Munro, Alice

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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ISBN 10
0394584422
ISBN 13
9780394584423
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N Y: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. Signed by Author. A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Tiny bump to corner of back cover. 273 pages. Signed by Alice Munro on title page. Ten stories by the award-winning Canadian author. The recipient of the 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature and the 2009 Man Booker International Prize for her lifetime body of work, Alice Munro is also a three-time winner of Canada's Governor General's Award for fiction. Stated First American Edition.

Synopsis

Alice Munro grew up in Wingham, Ontario, and attended the University of Western Ontario. She has published thirteen collections of stories as well as a novel, Lives of Girls and Women, and two volumes of Selected Stories. During her distinguished career she has been the recipient of many awards and prizes, including three of Canada’s Governor General’s Literary Awards and two of its Giller Prizes, the Rea Award for the Short Story, the Lannan Literary Award, England’s W. H. Smith Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the Man Booker International Prize. In 2013 she was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. Her stories have appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic Monthly, The Paris Review, Granta, and other publications, and her collections have been translated into thirteen languages. She lives in Clinton, Ontario, near Lake Huron. 

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Bookseller
Pistil Books Online US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
145566
Title
Friend of My Youth
Author
Munro, Alice
Format/binding
Hard Cover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0394584422
ISBN 13
9780394584423
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
N Y
Date published
1990
Keywords
Alice Munro, Short stories, fiction, Canada, Women, Nobel Prize, humor, Realistic, New Yorker, Signed, Autographed
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction;

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