FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. An African American woman from 1976 Southern California is transported back to the 19th-century and the violent days of slavery before the Civil War.
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Octavia E. Butler is author of many novels, including Adulthood Rites and The Parable of the Sower. She is the winner of the Nebula Award and twice winner of the Hugo Award.
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Book Description Book Condition: Acceptable. This item is listed as acceptable and has probably been well used. It could have considerable writing or highlighting throughout but is still usable and has been priced accordingly. Please do not buy if you are expecting a perfect copy. It has a couple more reads left before its time to be recycled. We ship within 1 business day and offer no hassle returns. Big Hearted Books shares its profits with schools, churches and non-profit groups throughout New England. Thank you for your support!. Bookseller Inventory # 34FA3I000PCQ
Book Description Book Condition: Acceptable. A used book that may have some cosmetic wear (i.e. shelf-wear, slightly torn or missing dust jacket, dented corner.) All text in great shape!. Bookseller Inventory # 1QZ9U60010GR
Book Description Doubleday & Company. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Acceptable. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0385150598
Book Description Doubleday & Company, 1979. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good-. used hardcover edition with dust jacket. early reprint, not a first, not book club. $8.95 cover price intact on front dj flap. deckled edges. light shelfwear, corners perhaps mildly bumped. jacket is somewhat scuffed and has a bit of wear at the edges and a few very small tears. pages are clean, straight, tightly bound and free of marks.; 8.10 X 5.60 X 1 inches; 264 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 88966
Book Description Doubleday, New York, 1979. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good Condition (ex-library). Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. Ex-library with stickers on spine, tape and glue marks to endpaper (where pocket was removed - no tears though) and boards, stamp to title page. A few scattered stains to margins and page edges. Recovered in mylar; signed and inscribed by Butler on the title page. Size: Octavo (8vo). Text is clean and unmarked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Fiction. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0385150598. ISBN/EAN: 9780385150590. Inventory No: 039185. Bookseller Inventory # 039185
Book Description Doubleday & Company. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # P020385150598
Book Description Doubleday: NY, 1979. Hardcover. First edition (& 1st printing). SF novel. Very uncommon Doubleday hardcover. Faint spotting along top page edges, else a fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) but for a touch of edge wear. Bookseller Inventory # 29229
Book Description Doubleday, Garden City NY, 1979. First Edition. 8vo, pp. 364. Author's presentation on flyleaf. Newspaper obit for Butler laid in, and a tribute program plus printout of an email re the tribute. Paper over boards with cloth spine. A VG tight copy in little soiled dj. Scarce. A novel. Bookseller Inventory # 52912