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A Time to Kill by  John Grisham - Signed First Edition - 1989 - from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 140938337)

A Time to Kill

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A Time to Kill

by Grisham, John

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  • First
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About This Item

New York: Wynwood Press, 1989. First Edition. Good/Good. First edition, first printing. Signed by John Grisham in the year of publication, and inscribed to a former owner on the title page. Good. Lean to binding. Creasing to backstrip and rubbing to spine lettering, dust-soiling to textblock edge, pages toned. In a Good, edge-worn, chipped and rubbed dust jacket, with "A Novel of Retribution" on the front panel and $18.95 price intact. One of 5,000 copies of the first edition, signed and inscribed by the author.

Synopsis

A Time to Kill is a 1989 legal suspense thriller by John Grisham. Grisham's first novel, it was rejected by many publishers before Wynwood Press eventually gave it a modest 5,000-copy printing. After The Firm, The Pelican Brief, and The Client became bestsellers, interest in A Time to Kill grew; the book was republished by Doubleday in hardcover and, later, by Dell Publishing in paperback, and itself became a bestseller.

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Details

Bookseller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
140938337
Title
A Time to Kill
Author
Grisham, John
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Wynwood Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1989

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

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About Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

Burnside Rare Books specializes in American and British literature, and rare nonfiction. We are located in downtown Portland, Oregon and open by appointment.

Glossary

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First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
inscribed
When a book is described as being inscribed, it indicates that a short note written by the author or a previous owner has...[more]
title page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, the...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]

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