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The Closest Possible Union (SIGNED Plus SIGNED LETTER)

Scott, Joanna

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ISBN 10: 0899196624 / ISBN 13: 9780899196626
Published by Ticknor & Fields, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1988
Condition: Near Fine+ Hardcover
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1st Edition/1st Printing. SIGNED by author on title page. DJ lightly rubbed with light shelf edge wear and tiny chip at top spine. $17.95 price on DJ flap. Author's second novel. Also includes laid-in a handwritten SIGNED thank you letter (ALS) from author on Univ. of Rochester stationary. Also includes laid-in an article on Scott entitled "Catching Up With Joanna Scott" from a 2007 Poet's & Writer's Magazine. Nice signed copy with associated letter. Bookseller Inventory # 005886

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Title: The Closest Possible Union (SIGNED Plus ...

Publisher: Ticknor & Fields, New York, NY, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1988

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Near Fine+

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: 1st Edition

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Discovering too late that the "Charles Beauchamp" is a slave ship, fourteen-year-old cabin boy Tom must deal with a volcanic captain, a crazy mess boy, a mysterious sailor, and a fire-and-brimstone preacher

About the Author:

Joanna Scott is the author of seven books of fiction, including the novels Tourmaline and Arrogance, and the PEN/Faulkner Award-winning story collection Various Antidotes. She is a recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship and a Lannan Award, and lives with her family in Rochester, New York.

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