Signed first edition/first printing of Burke's Pulitzer-nominated novel, which was published just before Dave Robicheaux was introduced to the world in The Neon Rain. A fine copy in like dust wrapper, appears new and unread. Signed directly to the title page. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Recently paroled from prison, Ivy Paret settles in with fellow ex-convict Buddy Riordan and Riordan's family on a sprawling ranch in Montana and becomes drawn into a tragic conflict involving the family and their neighbors
About the Author:
James Lee Burke is the author of twenty-three novels and one collection of short stories. Two books, Heaven's Prisoners and Two for Texas, were adapted as motion pictures. Over the years, he has also worked as a pipeliner, land surveyor, social worker, newspaper reporter, and creative writing teacher. A native of Houston, he grew up on the Louisiana-Texas coast and now divides his time between New Iberia, Louisiana, and Missoula, Montana.
Christine Wiltz, a native New Orleanian, is the author of three mysteries featuring the Irish Channel detective Neal Rafferty, the novel Glass House, and the nonfiction work The Last Madam: A Life in the New Orleans Underworld. She co-wrote and -produced the PBS documentary Backlash: Race and The American Dream, about David Duke and his followers, which aired at the time of the gubernatorial runoff between Duke and Edwin Edwards.
Title: The Lost Get-Back Boogie
Publisher: Louisiana State Univ Pr
Publication Date: 1986
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Louisiana State Univ Pr, 1986. Condition: Fair. First Edition. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Seller Inventory # GRP7625285
Book Description Louisiana State Univ Pr, 1986. Condition: Good. First Edition. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP23629394
Book Description Louisiana State Univ Pr, 1986. Condition: Good. First Edition. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP2983089
Book Description Louisiana State Univ Pr. Hardcover. Condition: VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s). Seller Inventory # 2842460889
Book Description Louisiana State University Press. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # G0807113344I5N00
Book Description Louisiana State University Press. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # G0807113344I5N10
Book Description louisiana state university press, 1986. hardcover. Condition: Good. We have 1.5 million books to choose from -- Ship within 48 hours -- Satisfaction Guaranteed!. Seller Inventory # mon0000417946
Book Description New York: Henry Holt, (1987.), 1987. 1st trade paperback printing. Although it is hard to believe now, this novel was rejected by many publishers before Louisana State University took it on. A beautifully written account of a man who finally finds some direction in his life. A country and western singer who served two years in Angola for manslaughter, Iry heads west to the Bitteroot ranch of fellow prisoner Buddy Riordan, but he and the Riordan family are caught up in the conflict around a local pulp mill. 241 pp. Near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers. Seller Inventory # 57870
Book Description Louisiana State Univ Pr, 1986. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Acceptable. Seller Inventory # SONG0807113344
Book Description Louisiana State Univ Pr, 1986. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good/Acceptable. First Edition. First edition. Foxing to jacket, some reading wear. Overall a clean copy, pages/boards clean, binding tight. NOT ex-library. Seller Inventory # mon0001730694