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The Poisonwood Bible

by Kingsolver, Barbara

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New York: Harper Collins, 1998. 1st edition. hardback with dust jacket. Fine. octavo.. 546pp., bibliog., First edition, first printing. Nice copy in like unclipped dust jacket

Synopsis

The Poisonwood Bible (1998) by Barbara Kingsolver is a bestselling novel about a missionary family, the Prices, who in 1959 move from Georgia to the fictional village of Kilanga in the Belgian Congo. The Prices' story, which parallels their host country's tumultuous emergence into the post-colonial era, is narrated by the five women of the family: Orleanna, long-suffering wife of Baptist missionary Nathan Price, and their four daughters – Rachel, Leah, Adah, and Ruth May.

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Bookseller
Andrew Barnes Booksellers AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
A112186
Title
The Poisonwood Bible
Author
Kingsolver, Barbara
Format/binding
Hardback with dust jacket
Book condition
Used - Fine
Edition
1st edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper Collins
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1998
Size
octavo.

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We are a general, Internet only bookseller with 25 years experience, specialising in Military & Russian material. We have operated on-line for 9 years

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octavo
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First Edition
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jacket
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