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The Handmaid's Tale by  Margaret Atwood - First American Edition - 1986 - from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 140939649)

The Handmaid's Tale

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The Handmaid's Tale

by Atwood, Margaret

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1986. First American Edition. Near Fine/Fine. First American edition. [viii], 312 pp. Original cloth. Slight lean to spine, else Fine in Fine unclipped dust jacket. An attractive, bright copy of the feminist dystopian novel that inspired the TV series by the same name.

Synopsis

Nominated for the first ever Man Booker International Prize representing the best writers in contemporary fiction, Margaret Atwood is the author of more than 35 internationally acclaimed works of fiction, poetry and critical essays. Her numerous awards include the Governor General’s Award for The Handmaid’s Tale , and The Giller Prize and Italian Premio Mondello for Alias Grace . The Handmaid’s Tale , Cat’s Eye , Alias Grace , and Oryx and Crake were all shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, which she won with The Blind Assassin . She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, and has been awarded the Norwegian Order of Literary Merit and the French Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres among many others; she is a Foreign Honorary Member for Literature of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. She lives in Toronto.

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Bookseller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
140939649
Title
The Handmaid's Tale
Author
Atwood, Margaret
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First American Edition
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Company
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1986
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;

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About Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

Burnside Rare Books specializes in American and British literature, and rare nonfiction. We are located in downtown Portland, Oregon and open by appointment.

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