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The Jump-Off Creek

Gloss, Molly

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ISBN 10: 0395510864 / ISBN 13: 9780395510865
Published by U.S.A.: Houghton Mifflin, 1989
Used Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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186 pg. Glued binding. Paper over boards. Has a short inscription and is signed "Molly, August 30, 1989." Book is very straight and tight. Has a very small drop (stain), possibly coffee, on endpaper and title page. Not a distraction though. Dust jacket is bright and clean with slight rubbing to top front corner. First Edition. First Printing. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-1849481111956745553

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Title: The Jump-Off Creek

Publisher: U.S.A.: Houghton Mifflin

Publication Date: 1989

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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A reading group favorite, The Jump-Off Creek is the unforgettable story of widowed homesteader Lydia Sanderson and her struggles to settle in the mountains of Oregon in the 1890s. “Every gritty line of the story rings true? (Seattle Times) as Molly Gloss delivers an authentic and moving portrait of the American West. “A powerful novel of struggle and loss? (Dallas Morning News), The Jump-Off Creek gives readers an intimate look at the hardships of frontier life and a courageous woman determined to survive.

About the Author:

MOLLY GLOSS is the author of Wild Life, winner of the James Tiptree Award, The Jump-Off Creek, a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award, and The Dazzle of Day, a New York Times Notable Book. She lives in Portland, Oregon.

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