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Waxwings: A novel

by Raban, Jonathan

Condition: Fine


Pantheon. Hardcover. 0375410082 American first edition, first printing. Contains number line 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9. Virtually no wear to jacket. Jacket is NOT price clipped. Covers are clean and bright. Edges are sharp. No tears or creases. The book itself is in Near Fine condition. The binding is straight and tight. No remainder mark. All books are marked down 35% until February 1, 2019. Start stocking up now! . Fine.

The author of ten previous books, Jonathan Raban was born in England and since 1990 has lived in Seattle. His honors include the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Heinemann Award of the Royal Society of Literature, the PEN/West Creative Nonfiction Award, the Pacific Northwest Booksellers' Award, and the Governor's Award of the State of Washington.


  • Bookseller: The Book Scouts US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: SKU1013517
  • Title: Waxwings: A novel
  • Author: Raban, Jonathan
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0375410082
  • ISBN 13: 9780375410086
  • Publisher: Pantheon
  • Place: New York, New York, U.s.a.
  • This edition first published: September 30, 2003

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