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The Road by  Cormac McCarthy - First Edition stated - 2006 - from BookRanger (SKU: BR-0518-768)

The Road

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The Road

by McCarthy, Cormac

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  • hardcover
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ISBN 10
0307265439
ISBN 13
9780307265432
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About This Item

Hardcover. 241 pp. Knopf, New York (2006). First Edition stated. First Printing. Hardcover in rust boards and black cloth spine. Book appears to be unread, and is in unblemished As New condition. Glossy DJ is also in As New condition, with no shelfwear and only slightest scuffing. $24.00 original price on unclipped DJ front flap. 10/2006 date on rear DJ flap. More photos available upon request. Shipped in a box with bubble wrap, and a tracking number.

Synopsis

The Road is a 2006 novel by American writer Cormac McCarthy. It is a post-apocalyptic tale of a journey taken by a father and his young son over a period of several months, across a landscape blasted by an unnamed cataclysm that destroyed all civilization and, apparently, almost all life on earth. The novel was awarded the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction in 2006.

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On Oct 27 2010, TheRareBookLady said:
It came unannounced, uninvited. Sent to me in a plain box, came a package with some typical care pack items, and one of the most outstanding books I've read in a long time, "The Road", by Cormac McCarthy. My sister sent it because she had heard it was well recieved. Well recieved is an understatement. "The Road" is not simply a book, it's an experience. A post-apocalyptic story of a man and his son, truding through the ashen country, towards the coast in hopes of finding some civilization. Some say "The Road" is just another masterpiece to add to his list of fantastic works. I'm not familiar with all of McCarthy's works, but I can attest that it is an incredibly short list in existence, displaying books that leave you changed for weeks after reading the book. I spoke to many who were not necessarily bold readers and even felt a bit disturbed for a while after finishing the book. For those of us who are bold readers, this is intriguing.

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Bookseller
BookRanger US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
BR-0518-768
Title
The Road
Author
McCarthy, Cormac
Format/binding
Hardcover. Sewn binding is square and tight. Block and pages are clean and unmarked. Book appears to be unread.
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition stated
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0307265439
ISBN 13
9780307265432
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2006
LCCN
2006023629
Keywords
Fiction. Drama. Post-Apocalypse.

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