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The Prince of Tides by  Pat CONROY - Signed First Edition - 1986 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (SKU: 343210)

The Prince of Tides

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The Prince of Tides

by CONROY, Pat

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  • First
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1986. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Jacket illustration by Wendell Minor. A little foxing on the page edges else fine in fine dustwrapper. Signed by the author. Conroy co-scripted the film adaptation featuring Nick Nolte and Barbra Streisand, who also produced and directed the film.

Synopsis

In his most brilliant and powerful novel, Pat Conroy tells the story of Tom Wingo, his twin sister, Savannah, and the dark and violent past of the family into which they were born. Pat Conroy reveals the lives of his characters with surpassing depth and power, capturing the vanishing beauty of the South Carolina lowcountry and a lost way of life. His lyric gifts, abundant good humor, and compelling storytelling are well known to readers of The Great Santini and The Lords of Discipline. The Prince of Tides continues that tradition yet displays a new, mature voice of Pat Conroy, signaling this work as his greatest accomplishment.

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bookseller
Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
343210
Title
The Prince of Tides
Author
CONROY, Pat
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Company
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1986
Keywords
SouthernAuthor/Interest, BooksIntoFilm

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About Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA

Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., founded in 1985, specializes in first editions of 20th Century American and English fiction. Our inventory of over 75,000 first editions includes: African-American literature & history, Mysteries, Detective Fiction, Drama, Books into Film and Sports books. We routinely issue extensively illustrated color catalogs, available by subscription. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA)and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB). Tom Congalton, founder of Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., actively promotes the ethics and standards of these professional organizations and served as President of the ABAA from 2000 to 2002.

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