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												Saint Maybe by  Anne TYLER
	 - First Trade Edition
			 - 1991
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 81942)

Saint Maybe

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Saint Maybe

by TYLER, Anne

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  • hardcover
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Condition
Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN 10
0679403612
ISBN 13
9780679403616
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1991. First Trade Edition. Hardcover. 0679403612 . Stated first trade edition. An excellent copy of Anne Tyler's touching novel in which her teen-aged character finds himself raising three children. --- In pink paper-covered boards backed in navy cloth, with cover and spine titling stamped in gilt. Jacket features cover painting by John Collier and a Diane Walker photographic portrait of the author on rear flap. --- A very nice copy: clean, bright, and unmarked save for a remainder mark to lower textblock edge. Bright unclipped jacket lacks damages.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall) ; (8), 337 pages .

Synopsis

Saint Maybe is a 1991 novel by American author Anne Tyler. Tyler's plot explores the ways ordinary people react to disastrous events with quietly heroic behavior. When seventeen-year-old Ian Bedloe confronts his older brother Danny with his belief that the latter's wife, Lucy, is having an affair, Danny commits suicide.

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
81942
Title
Saint Maybe
Author
TYLER, Anne
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Trade Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0679403612
ISBN 13
9780679403616
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1991
Keywords
0679403612

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Bluebird Books is the bookselling business of Eric Mayer, operating from my base in Littleton, Colorado. I specialize in classic fiction and literature, books on birds and natural history, railroadiana, biography, history and many other genres. Bluebird Books features publications by the Modern Library and Everyman's Library. I offer free shipping on books shipped within the US via USPS Media Mail. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I recommend that you use Biblio.com for your international orders because they have formed a partnership with Asendia to allow for much more affordable shipping on parcels weighing under 5 lb. (about 2.26 kg).

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