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From The Heart of The Country

by Coetzee, J.M

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  • hardcover
  • First
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ISBN 10
006010841X
ISBN 13
9780060108410
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New York: Harper and Row, 1967. First U.S. Edition. First U.S. Edition; Octavo; VG/VG Spine Brown with Yellow Text; Dust jacket shows finger-pull creased at top of spine and slight edge wear;Boards are strong with slight shelving marks;Front Paste Down has an abrasion where a price sticker was removed near the top hinge edge; Text Block is Clean and Tight, Age Toned with Fore and top and bottom Edges Foxed, pp.139. Shelved Rockville Bookstore.

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
Second Story Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
7-77-1242135
Title
From The Heart of The Country
Author
Coetzee, J.M
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Edition
First U.S. Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
006010841X
ISBN 13
9780060108410
Publisher
Harper and Row
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1967

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Glossary

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foxed
Foxing is the age related browning, or brown-yellowish spots, that can occur to book paper over time. When this aging process...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[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]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.
text block
Most simply the inside pages of a book.  More precisely, the block of paper formed by the cut and stacked pages of a...[more]
VG/VG
Very Good Condition book with a Very Good Condition dust jacket. Very Good Condition indicates a used book that does show some...[more]

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