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The Dispossessed: An Ambiguous Utopia

Le Guin, Ursula K.

ISBN 10: 0060125632 / ISBN 13: 9780060125639
Published by Harpercollins, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 1974
Condition: good/very good Hardcover
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341 pages, an ex-library copy but there are no library markings. There is a rubber cement stain on the rear endpaper, and there are some skinned marks on the board covers where some tape had been removed. A fairly nice copy, clean and sound, dustjacket with some moderate wear, 1st edition 1st printing, $7.95 on dustjacket flap. Bookseller Inventory # 031980

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Title: The Dispossessed: An Ambiguous Utopia

Publisher: Harpercollins, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1974

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:good/very good

Dust Jacket Condition: Good/very good

Edition: First

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Synopsis:

Shevek, a brilliant physicist, decides to take action. he will seek answers, question the unquestionable, and attempt to tear down the walls of hatred that have isolated his planet of anarchists from the rest of the civilized universe. To do this dangerous task will mean giving up his family and possibly his life. Shevek must make the unprecedented journey to the utopian mother planet, Anarres, to challenge the complex structures of life and living, and ignite the fires of change.

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