The Violent Bear It Away

by O'Connor, Flannery

The Violent Bear It Away is a novel published in 1960 by American author Flannery O'Connor. It is the second and final novel that she published. The first chapter of the novel was published as the story "You Can't Be Any Poorer Than Dead," in the journal New World Writing, volume 8 in October 1955. It is the story of Francis Tarwater, a fourteen-year-old boy who is trying to escape his destiny: the life of a prophet.

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The Violent Bear it Away.

by O'CONNOR, Flannery.

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1960
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New York: Farrar, Straus & Cudahy, 1960. First edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the half-title "For Louis Dollarhide in appreciation - Flannery O'Connor, Millidgeville, April 8, 1960". Inserted is O'Connor's calling card on which she has written "I took the liberty of correcting the typographical error on page 242, FOC". On page 242 she… Read more
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New York:: Farrar, Straus & Cudahy,, [1960]. First edition.. publisher's cloth-backed red boards in dust jacket.. A near fine copy in a good to very good jacket with a number of tape reinforcements to verso.. 8vo,. Signed by O'Connor on the half-title.
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New York: Farrar, Straus & Cudahy, 1960. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. A fine, bright copy in fine crisp and bright dust jacket. Author's third book, and last published in her lifetime. Rarely encountered in this condition.
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VIOLENT BEAR IT AWAY - SIGNED FIRST ED

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1960
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The Violent Bear It Away

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1960
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The Violent Bear It Away: A Novel

by O'Connor, Flannery

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The Violent Bear It Away

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The Violent Bear It Away

by Flannery O'Connor

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1960
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The violent bear it away

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux, June 2007. Paper Back. New. Flannery O'Connor wrote two novels, this being her second and last. Even before we find the title page, she begins her mysterious assault: ''From the days of John the Baptist until now, the kingdom of heaven suffereth violence, and the violent bear it away'' (Matthew 11:12). This spare and… Read more
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Paperback. new. Author: Flannery O'Connor| Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux| Publication Date: June 12, 2007| Number of Pages: 256 pages| Language: English| Binding: Paperback| ISBN-10: 0374530874| ISBN-13: 9780374530877
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The Violent Bear it Away

by Flannery O'Connor

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