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The Outlandish Companion by  Diana Gabaldon - Signed First Edition - 1999 - from Mainly Books (SKU: 041222)

The Outlandish Companion

The Outlandish Companion by  Diana Gabaldon - Signed First Edition - 1999 - from Mainly Books (SKU: 041222)
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The Outlandish Companion

by Gabaldon, Diana

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
ISBN 10
0385324138
ISBN 13
9780385324137
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Delacorte Press. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1999. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0385324138 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, inscribed and signed by the author on a bookplate affixed to the first blank end-paper: "To Pam Nesbit - Le meao! [? ] Diana Gabaldon." Book is clean inside and out, binding is tight, contents are fine, no remarkable flaws, jacket has a 2.5 inch thin strip of fading to the red color on the top edge of the front panel and mild rubbing on the rear panel, the jacket is clean and pleasing to the eye overall, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "In which much is revealed regarding Claire and Jamie Fraser, their lives and times, antecedents, adventures, companions, and progeny, with learned commentary (and many footnotes) by their humble creator" ; Signed by Author .

Synopsis

New York Times bestselling author Diana Gabaldon has captured the hearts of millions with her critically acclaimed novels, Outlander. Dragonfly In Amber, Voyager, and Drums Of Autumn. From the moment Claire Randall accidentally steps through a magical stone that transports her back in time more than 200 years to 1743, and into the arms of Scottish soldier Jamie Fraser, readers have been enthralled with this epic saga of time travel, adventure, and love everlasting.Now Diana Gabaldon has written the ultimate companion guide to her bestselling series, the book only she could write - a beautifully illustrated compendium of all things Outlandish. As a special bonus for those who are eagerly awaiting the next appearance of Jamie and Claire, she includes never - before - published excerpts from upcoming works in the series. And there's lots more in this lavish keepsake volume for the many devoted fans who yearn to learn the stories behind the stories:- Full synopses of Outlander, Dragonfly in Amber, Voyager, and Drums of Autumn - A complete listing of the characters in all four novels, including extensively researched family trees and genealogical notes- Professionally cast horoscopes for Jamie and Claire- A comprehensive glossary and pronunciation guide to Gaelic terms and usage- The fully explicated Gabaldon Theory of Time Travel- Frequently asked questions to the author and her (sometimes surprising) answers- An annotated bibliography- Tips, personal stories - even a recipe or two- Essays about medicine and magic in the eighteenth century, researching historical fiction, and moreWith the insight, humor, and eye for detail that has made her novels such an outstanding success story. Diana Gabaldon here gives her readers the best gift of all--The Outlandish Companion.From the Hardcover edition.

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Bookseller
Mainly Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
041222
Title
The Outlandish Companion
Author
Gabaldon, Diana
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
1st Edition; 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0385324138
ISBN 13
9780385324137
Publisher
Delacorte Press
Place of Publication
New York, New York, U.s.a.
Date published
1999
Keywords
0385324138, FANTASY

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