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FROM THE HEART OF THE  COUNTRY by J. M. Coetzee - First Printing - 1977 - from Michael Pyron, Bookseller (SKU: 4350)

FROM THE HEART OF THE COUNTRY

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FROM THE HEART OF THE COUNTRY

by J. M. Coetzee

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  • hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

New York: Harper & Row, 1977. First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good dust jacket. Octavo. pp. [4], 139. Cloth-backed boards; spine titled in gold; a bright fresh copy in a dust jacket that has only very minor shelfwear--Very Good or better; price intact on the front flap.

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
Michael Pyron, Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
4350
Title
FROM THE HEART OF THE COUNTRY
Author
J. M. Coetzee
Format/binding
Hard Cover
Book condition
Used
Jacket condition
Very Good dust jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Row
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1977
Size
Octavo

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About the Seller

Michael Pyron, Bookseller

Seller rating:
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Biblio.com member since: 2011
Conshohocken, Pennsylvania
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About Michael Pyron, Bookseller

Booksellers for more than 15 years, offering a general stock with an emphasis in Special Press, Art and Photography, Literature and Americana. We prided in our high level of customer service—if you aren't satisfied with either the book or the service you've received let us know about it so we can make you happy. Additionally, we offer a wide range of bookbinding and book repair services. Check us out atfacebook.com/michaelpyronbookbinder.Given the nuances in book repair and binding, I can offer a close estimate based on images of your book, but will need to have book in hand in order give you a firm estimate. And as always, we buy books!

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spine
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octavo
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jacket
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