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Nickel Mountain: John Gardner Nickel Mountain: John Gardner

Nickel Mountain

John Gardner

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ISBN 10: 0394488830 / ISBN 13: 9780394488837
Published by knopf, New York, 1973
Condition: As New Hardcover
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A very fine copy in a very fine unclipped jacket($6.95), This is a pastoral novel about plain human goodness. Here is a moving story of two people: a fat, gentle, middle aged man who runs a rural diner, and the young, plain girl who drifts into his life and remains to become part of it Quietly, delicately, the author reveals what these two are to each other as the years pass, as they move through the universal rituals of courtship and marriage, the birth of a child, the loss of innocence, confession, atonement, forgiveness, the acceptance of death. Considered by many as Gardner at his best. This wonderful collectible is protected in Mylar. Bookseller Inventory # 000278

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Bibliographic Details

Title: Nickel Mountain

Publisher: knopf, New York

Publication Date: 1973

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Thomas O'Donohou

Book Condition:As New

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: 1st Edition

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A middle-aged man who has lost his will to live meets a young girl who changes his life

About the Author:

John Gardner’s gripping James Bond novels include: Seafire, License Renewed, Icebreaker, Role of Honour, Nobody Lives Forever, No Deals Mr. Bond, and Never Send Flowers.

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