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From the Heart of the Country

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From the Heart of the Country

by J. M. Coetzee

  • Used
  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Near Fine
ISBN 10
006010841X
ISBN 13
9780060108410
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New York: Harper & Row, 1977. 8vo. 138 pp. Book condition: Near Fine. Dust jacket condition: Near Fine. Slightest shelfwear only.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine.

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
Zed Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
x01342
Title
From the Heart of the Country
Author
J. M. Coetzee
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
006010841X
ISBN 13
9780060108410
Publisher
Harper & Row
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1977

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Brooklyn, New York
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Zed Books is a small used and rare bookstore located in Brooklyn, New York.

Glossary

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fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
First Edition
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jacket
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shelfwear
Minor wear resulting from a book being place on, and taken from a bookshelf, especially along the bottom edge.

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