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Back Before the World Turned Nasty: A collection of short stories

Mortensen, Pauline

Published by University of Arkansas Press, Fayetteville, 1989
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Octavo in green cloth in off white illustrated dust jacket; 107 pages ; 23 cm. In English. || Signed by author on half title page; Contents: The window effect -- Conditions in general -- The course of the river -- Modern rustic -- Side effects -- House painting deal -- The Hunsaker blood -- Rat reunion summer -- Cat Island -- Woman talking to a cow -- Graffiti on the rocks. Winner of the 1988 Utah Arts Council Publication Prize; "The eleven stories in this stunning first collection playfully explore the rustic yet literary self-awareness of a post-pioneer Idaho woman who is both trapped and enlightened by the voices of her rural past."--dust jacket. Fine copy in fine, unclipped dust jacket protected in mylar; cloth is clean; DJ is clean with only faintest shelfwear but free of edgewear; pages are clean; crisp, bright and free of marks and creases; edges of pages are clean; binding is tight and square; a very gently used copy. First edition, first printing (full number line). Bookseller Inventory # 85327

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Title: Back Before the World Turned Nasty: A ...

Publisher: University of Arkansas Press, Fayetteville

Publication Date: 1989

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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