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The Giver (Newbery Award) by  Lois Lowry - 1st Edition  - 1993 - from D'Qualitas Books, Et. Al. (SKU: 122103)

The Giver (Newbery Award)

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The Giver (Newbery Award)

by Lowry, Lois

  • Used
  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Very Good
ISBN 10
0395645662
ISBN 13
9780395645666
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About This Item

Boston, MA USA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1993. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1st Edition, 9th printing. Red cloth covers with bright gilt print. Unworn covers, edges, corners, and spine. Unclipped original price of $14.95. Spine tail crimping due to shelf rest. One slight vertical indent on back cover. Spine cocked. Interior is clean. No writing other than gift inscription to owner. No remainder mark. Trade book. Dust jacket with no tears. A tad of medal edge wear, top edge roll with a small crease, and top edge sporadic crimping. Jacket rubbing. At the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas is given the most respected position as the receiver of memories. He discovers the burdensome secrets about his new adult gift and the dark secrets of his new adult world. A captivating novel that appeals to adults as well as children ages 13 plus. A great book for discussion.

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Details

Bookseller
D'Qualitas Books, Et. Al. US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
122103
Title
The Giver (Newbery Award)
Author
Lowry, Lois
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0395645662
ISBN 13
9780395645666
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Company
Place of Publication
Boston, MA USA
Date published
1993
Pages
180
Keywords
children, fiction, science fiction
Bookseller catalogs
Newbery Medal Books/Newberry Honor Books;
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

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About D'Qualitas Books, Et. Al.

D'Qualitas Books Et. Al. is a family operated internet bookstore. We offer a variety of used books that we have accumulated from various sources. Our specialties include Children and Adult Collector Books, Children and Adult Classic Books, First Editions, Out-of-Print Books, and general stock. All books that are listed are in our possession. They have been individually selected, and we conscientiously grade and describe them.

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jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
New
A new book is a book previously not circulated to a buyer. Although a new book is typically free of any faults or defects,...[more]
tail
The heel of the spine.
cocked
Refers to a state where the spine of a book is lightly "twisted" in such a way that the front and rear boards of a book do not...[more]
remainder mark
Usually an ink marking of some sort which indicates that the book was designated a remainder. In most cases, it can be found on...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]

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