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From the Heart of the Country by  J.M Coetzee - First US Edition; First Printing - 1977 - from Beasley Books (SKU: 30099)

From the Heart of the Country

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From the Heart of the Country

by Coetzee, J.M

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New York: Harper & Row. 1977. First US Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very good+ with foxing to top edge and fore-edge, in near fine dust jacket with minor wear at head of spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 188 pp .

Synopsis

In the Heart of the Country (1977) is an English language novel by J. M. Coetzee which delves in the complex relationships that form between the colonizer and the colonized. It takes place on a desolate farm in South Africa told through the perspective of an intelligent yet meek European woman. She clashes with her father when he takes an African mistress, causing a rift that leads towards vengeance, violence and a muddling of her own relationship with the Africans. In the U.S.A.

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Bookseller
Beasley Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
30099
Title
From the Heart of the Country
Author
Coetzee, J.M
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Edition
First US Edition; First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Row
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1977
Keywords
Modern First Editions

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