74 pages. Author's first book. Cointents very tight, clean, without marks. Hand-set typeface, printed on Indian made, hand-operated machine, on offset paper. Hand bound with cotton handloom sari cloth woven and designed in India. Cloth is beautiful & clean, bright with gold-stamped bird within the sun design on front cover. The paper, wrap-around band is in fine condition stating; "A first Volume of Verse. DARK LIKE THE RIVER. Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni. A Writers Workshop Redbird book". The clear plastic, protective jacket has some chips off the edges but is generally VG. Please "Ask Bookseller" if this is available before ordering. Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: DARK LIKE THE RIVER
Publisher: Writers Workshop Pub.
Publication Date: 1987
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Writers Workshop Redbird Book, Calcutta, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Spine is slightly faded; Author's first published work; mylar protected cloth binding with decorative ribbon; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 74 pages; Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 1948
Book Description Writers Workshop Redbird Book, 1987. Cloth. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good Plus. First Edition. Fine/Very Good Plus. Red cloth binding in clear, plastic DJ. Some rubbing and cracking to edge of DJ. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 010753
Book Description Writers Workshop. Book Condition: Very Good. B0000EEDYF Rare first edition hardcover, bound in bright red handloom sari cloth with decorative green/black/white trim. Bright gold gilt decorative stamp on front and back covers, gilt title on spine. Hand-set and printed on hand-operated machinery. Wraparound paper band, clear plastic jacket shows small tear at top of spine. 1987 **All books are part of the inventory of our New Paltz Brick and Mortar Store". Bookseller Inventory # BB-050413-B
Book Description Writer's Workshop, Calcutta, India, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. First Printing. Writer's Workshop Redbird Book. A Fine copy in madras cloth, wraparound band, and pliable acetate fitted dustwrapper, as issued. SIGNED by the Author under her name on the title page. Author's first book. 74pp. Divakaruni has gone on to become a major literary figure, with several volumes of fiction, poetry and young adult titles published. She doesn't even list this title among her works. Q07345. Bookseller Inventory # Q07345
Book Description Calcutta: Writers Workshop, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. First edition of the author's first book, published only in India. This copy is inscribed by Divakaruni in 1988. A fine copy of thehardback edition (there is also a version in flexiback) in decorated binding without dust jacket, as issued, and with the printed wraparound band present. A rare bird on these shores and the only copy that we have ever seen. Inscribed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 1537