Of this, one is certain. (Conceptual Fiction) The book may show slight signs of shelf wear. Size - H: 9.5', W: 6.5', D: 1.75' This item is Used and is listed as being in Very Good condition. 11. First Printing Binding tight with very minor wear on bottom edges and a black felt line along spine on bottom of book. Pages have slight at bottom near spine, otherwise clean and undamaged. Ainsworth Books ( IOBA) First Edition; Second Printing. Seller Inventory # 11098.
No ownership marks present. Certainly there were sections I found more tedious than others; but Helprin truly is in love with words and images and with cities and the mechanics of things-- the engineering.
| Contact this seller On the back cover someone refers to it as a gifted writer's love affair with language, which perhaps is a polite way of saying it's a very self-indulgent novel. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. The book is tight and square; $14,95 price on jacket flap. (Vars, ON, Canada), About this Item: Washington Square Pr, 1991. Mark Helprin Published by Fine and appears unread in an near fine unclipped dust jacket. May not include working access code. You will be seamlessly escorted from hard fact and reality to surreality and fantasy, only noticing the transition afterward and then taking delight in it. Please try again.
The author introduced characters at random throughout the novel and then seemed to forget about them because they were never mentioned again... for example Willa was. We’d love your help. I've got little chance of meeting my reading challenge this year because I keep reading books that weigh more than I do.
No previous owner marks. Adventurous gay fiction.
Size: 8vo. 2. DJ is price clipped with a crease on edge and creases at top and bottom of spine. ; 10.10 X 7.90 X 1 inches; 144 pages; Signed by Illustrator. I did read the Lord of the Rings in two days (and all through one night), so I suppose finishing Winter's Tale wasn't a complete surprise. 1st Edition. Maybe even the whole fanciful feeling it evokes makes it worthwhile. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine.
Tell us what you're looking for and once a match is found, we'll inform you by e-mail. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of 768 pages and is available in Paperback format. I struggled to like it almost from the the start, persevered - partly because I love New York -, but I gave up after only a few chapters; there was so much going on, I felt I was being beaten about the head. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1983 Cloth. A Near Fine Trade Paperback, a sound binding with bright & unmarked. Paperback. That said, I did enjoy the book but I think that the movie did an incredible job with the love story and didn't attempt to put the rest to film which I thought after reading the book, was a wise decision. This was highly recommended to me by two people whose opinions I respect, but I really couldn’t get on with it. The first edition of the novel was published in 1983, and was written by Mark Helprin.
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Condition: Near Fine.
Washington Square Pr, 1991. Fine and appears unread in an near fine unclipped dust jacket. Lower corners are a little bumped; very light spotting to light beige cloth at spine. More information about this seller States "First Edition" and with the complete line, A B C D E. Spine ends are slightly crimped.
Peter Davison, by Published by We try to add a detailed description to as many titles as possible. Whatever the pros and cons of the upcoming film may be (personally I have no intention of seeing it) one great thing to come from its release is that this wonderful book is now finally available on Kindle. Washington Square Pr
A First Edition, First Printing. This is one of those rare cases where the movie was so much better than the book!
Condition: Near Fine.
I couldn't finish this. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd, London, 1983.
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There are many threads, each one perfectly developed, taking place at times concurrently, but often in different spatial planes and it really takes the confident touch of a master story-teller to gather them and wrap up the whole wonderful unit in a most satisfying way, so that by the end, the reader feels that everything is right with this imaginary world, at least. A beautiful copy of a first printing Pics sent to any interested. James Graham, Bookseller, ABAA Find all the books, read about the author, and more.
But evocative of what?
The movie trailers make this seem like "just a time-travel love story" and it's so much more! Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1983. Condition: As New. His great struggle is one of the most beautiful and extraordinary stories of American literature.
George Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd, United Kingdom, ISBN 10: 0297783297ISBN 13: 9780297783299, From: 1st edition Near fine/very good plus (a much nicer than average copy; the dj is usually found in tatters; this dj has a little edgewear and a short closed tear, but remains quite attractive). It is ex-library with usual markings but tight and clean. More information about this seller
(Ocean Park, WA, U.S.A.), About this Item: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1983.
We'll see if I can stand to be away from the Malazen series for a bit.
Remainder mark on bottom edge.
No remainder mark. Condition: Good. Condition: Near Fine. The page edges are browned and the cover has scuffed edges. Hard Cover.
This partly due to the excessive number of characters, all of whom fall a little short of being riveting. Why would a super idealistic newspaper run a column entitled. This one runs to almost 750 pages. Seller Inventory # 140383. .
; 9.30 X 6.20 X 1.70 inches; 673 pages; "A bestseller that takes readers on a journey to New York of the Belle Epoque, where Peter Lake attempts to rob a Manhattan mansion only to find the daughter of the house at home. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine.
DJ has several small tears, creasing and chipping. 1st Edition. Well-desgined bookplate at foot of front paste-down. We try to add a detailed description to as many titles as possible.
First Edition. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. This is NOT a good read for the airport gate, a waiting room, or your office lunchroom. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Hardcover. Used Book. The talented Bennett fuels her fiction with secrets—first in her lauded debut, The Mothers (2016), and now in the assured and magnetic story of the Vignes sisters, light-skinned women parked on opposite sides of the color line.
The dust jacket has a 1/4" tear to the upper spine, a 1/8" tear to the lower spine, and a 3/8" tear to the lower, rear edge.
Hard Cover. Standing alone on the page before the book begins are the words, I have been to another world, and come back.Listen to me. Craig Hokenson Bookseller Reviewed in the United Kingdom on September 20, 2012. Book is in very good condition, the cover in good condition.
Harcourt Brace & Jovanovich, San Diego, California. Brit Bennett Wrestles With Identity in New Novel, Brit Bennett on the ‘Wildest Week’ of Her Life. 20. First British Edition.
Apollo Books 4. Faulkner? Stain to bottom corner of both book and jacket although it is more visible on the boards, back panel edge tear, wear to spine head. This is the best book I've ever read.
Bennett's novel plays with its characters' nagging feelings of being incomplete—for the twins without each other; for Jude’s boyfriend, Reese, who is trans and seeks surgery; for their friend Barry, who performs in drag as Bianca. First Edition. Cloth. One winter night, Peter Lake master mechanic and second-storey man … The Association's FamilyWorks program is especially critical to families in Western New York as the school year begins, allowing contactless connection during the Covid-19 pandemic through free video visits. A beautiful copy of a first printing Pics sent to any interested. I have read it yearly since it was pu, Only if your book club is able to span genres and handle an epic masterpiece that was 673 pp long in hard cover.
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33 - Winter's Tale with Myles Hewette. Size: 8vo. 673 pp. Ideal for my friend as she loves Love Stories. Condition: Very Good+.
Bennett is deeply engaged in the unknowability of other people and the scourge of colorism. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 14, 2020.
AwardWinningBooks And I do not mean it is "magical" to read, but that literally it contains magic. No ownership marks present. This book is often considered a failure for its convoluted plot and lack of a coherent theme.
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Both "First Edition" and "A" on copyright page, very good in a very good dust jacket. First Edition; First Printing. Thus begins the love between the middle-aged Irishman and Beverly Penn, a young girl who is dying. Hardcover. Bennett keeps all these plot threads thrumming and her social commentary crisp.
Stain to bottom corner of both book and jacket although it is more visible on the boards, back panel edge tear, wear to spine head.
DJ has chipping, shelf-wear present to the DJ especially around the extremities. (New York, NY, U.S.A.), About this Item: HBJ, San Diego, NY, London, 1983. She is terminally ill and soon dies. Peter Lake, a simple, uneducated man, because of a love that, at first he does not fully understand, is driven to stop time and bring back the dead. This book was very confusing! First Edition.
Essentially, it's a writer with prodigious resources of vitality and mental agility enjoying himself.
This is one of those rare cases where the movie was so much better than the book!
Just be aware that it is quite and investment of time. More information about this seller It is far better than the movie, which addressed less than 1/10th the scope of the book, and that not so vividly.
Nice copy of the British first.