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Giant by  Edna Ferber - First Edition - 1952 - from Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB and Biblio.com

Giant

by Ferber, Edna

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New York: Doubleday and Co, 1952. First Edition. Octavo. 447pp., A novel set in Texas. Edna states "This is not a story of Texas today(1952) but, I hope Texas tomorrow". A movie source with stars such as Rock Hudson, Elizabeth Taylor, Dennis Hopper and of course James Dean and other. A very good copy bound in black cloth, spine lettering silver, corners only slightly bumped. In a good unclipped dust jacket with wear to spine ends and corners, closed tear to bottom edge of front panel, old tape mend to underside of jacket at head.


  • Bookseller: Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 022142
  • Title: Giant
  • Author: Ferber, Edna
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Doubleday and Co
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1952
  • Keywords: Movie James Dean Texas


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