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Typical American by  Gish Jen - Hardcover - Later Printing - 1991 - from Old Saratoga Books (SKU: 47033)

Typical American

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Typical American

by Jen, Gish

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  • hardcover
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.
ISBN 10
0395546893
ISBN 13
9780395546895
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.. 1991. Later Printing. Hardcover. 0395546893 . Inscribed by the author on the title page. The author's first novel, about Chinese immigrants to America, nominated for a National Book Critics’ Circle Award. Author photo on rear jacket panel. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .

Synopsis

Gish Jen is the author of the novels Typical American , Mona in the Promised Land , The Love Wife and Who’s Irish , a book of stories. Her honors include the Lannan Award for Fiction and the Strauss Living Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. She lives with her husband and two children in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Bookseller
Old Saratoga Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
47033
Title
Typical American
Author
Jen, Gish
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.
Edition
Later Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0395546893
ISBN 13
9780395546895
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1991
Keywords
0395546893, Chinese, Americans, 1990s Novels
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction;

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About Old Saratoga Books

Old Saratoga Books owners Dan and Rachel Jagareski have been selling books since 1996. After running an open shop for twenty years in the historic village of Schuylerville we now sell books online and at book fairs. We are members of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA). Our specialties include books about history, science, cooking, children's books, and the arts. Rachel is a graduate of the Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar and has attended Rare Book School in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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