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The Tortilla Curtain by T. Coraghessan Boyle - Signed First Edition - 1995 - from Quaker House Books (SKU: 004172)

The Tortilla Curtain

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The Tortilla Curtain

by T. Coraghessan Boyle

  • Used
  • fine
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Fine/Fine
ISBN 10
0670856045
ISBN 13
9780670856046
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About This Item

New York: Viking, 1995. First Edition. First Printing. Signed by Boyle on title page. In yellow paper covered boards and orange cloth spine with black lettering. Square, tight, and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Jacket: Intact with price on upper front flap. Also includes two cassette tapes in a plastic box with author reading an abridged version of novel. Photos upon request. . Signed by Author. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Synopsis

The Tortilla Curtain (1995) is a novel by U.S. author T.C. Boyle about middle-class values, illegal immigration, xenophobia, poverty, and environmental destruction. Of the eleven novels Boyle has written so far, The Tortilla Curtain has turned out to be his most successful.

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Details

Bookseller
Quaker House Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
004172
Title
The Tortilla Curtain
Author
T. Coraghessan Boyle
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0670856045
ISBN 13
9780670856046
Publisher
Viking
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1995
Keywords
Fiction, Drama
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction, Drama;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Quaker House Books

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