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Synopsis: A powerfully moving tale that paints the protrait of three generations in a family separated by loneliness, hope, and betrayal. Esther the White, a Russian emigre who chooses to live cut off from normal human experience. Her suicidal son Phillip, and Phillip's eighteen-year-old daughter. Together they share an isolated compound on Long Island. Only by calling upon all the healing powers of love can the members of Esther's family make peace with themselves and each other.
About the Author: Alice Hoffman is the author of fifteen novels: Blue Diary (2001), The River King (2000), Local Girls (1999), Here On Earth (1997), Practical Magic (1995), Second Nature (1994), Turtle Moon (1992), Seventh Heaven (1990), At Risk (1988), Illumination Night (1987), Fortune’s Daughter (1985), White Horses (1982), Angel Landing (1980), The Drowning Season (1979), and Property Of (1977). She is also the author of three children’s books: Aquamarine (2001), Horsefly (2000), and Fireflies (1997).
Born in New York City, and raised on Long Island, Hoffman graduated from Adelphi University and received an M.A. from Stanford University, where she was Mirrielees Fellow. She currently lives near Boston with her family and her dogs.
Title: The Drowning Season ***SIGNED***
Publication Date: 1979
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: 1st. Edition, 1st. Printing.
Book Description Penguin Publishing Group. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Bookseller Inventory # G0525095772I5N10
Book Description Penguin Publishing Group. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # G0525095772I5N00
Book Description Dutton, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1979. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition/1st Printing (complete number line). Ex-Lib copy with only one stamping on top page edges, glue reside on flaps and boards and remains of card pocket on end page. $8.95 price present on DJ flap. Author's second book. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 010586
Book Description E.P. Dutton, New York, 1979. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. First edition hardcover in dust jacket. Authors second novel. Minor soiling to top edge, one very tiny corner bump. Jacket has four small tears, vertical creasing to each flap, light rubbing. Very Good/Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 243441
Book Description Dutton, 1979. Hard Cover. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st edition. 1st Printing Author's second book Near fine, small spot of discoloration on front pastedown. Perhaps 2" by 1/4". 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # ta78
Book Description E. P. Dutton, 1979. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. First Printing. Dust jacket has one dog-ear and minor spoiling; Near Fine condition. Erase marks on half title. Fine condition. Bookseller Inventory # rh5976
Book Description PENGUIN. HARDCOVER W/JACKET. Book Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION. 1ST. Bookseller Inventory # IM177672
Book Description Dutton Adult, 1979. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. First Edition. Retired library copy. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000724132
Book Description Dutton, NY, 1979. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+ Unclipped. 1st Edition. Clean. sharp, unmarked, uncut DJ covered in mylar; not affixed to boards. Previously part of a neighborhood women's collection, so has stamps, a pocket & a comment sheet affixed; Pages have suffered water damage - rippling w/ some blue dye staining from endpapers; otherwise, unmarked pages. Book. Bookseller Inventory # WS09776
Book Description Dutton , 1979. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. 8vo. Just a trace of foxing to top edges, else a fine, unread copy in a fine, fresh dust jacket First edition of the author's second book. Bookseller Inventory # 21781