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The Secret History

Tartt, Donna

ISBN 10: 0679410325 / ISBN 13: 9780679410324
Published by Knopf, New York, 1992
Used Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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First edition, first printing. A near fine copy, straight and tight and clean, in a near fine glassine dust jacket showing moderate scratching/rubbing, as usual, and an unobtruseve crease to the front panel near the fold. Bubble wrapped and shipped in a sturdy box, not an envelope. We provide free tracking information with domestic orders. Tartt's critically acclaimed and bestselling first book. Bookseller Inventory # 010716

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Title: The Secret History

Publisher: Knopf, New York

Publication Date: 1992

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Edition: First Edition - First Printing

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Synopsis:

Donna Tartt, winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for her most recent novel, The Goldfinch, established herself as a major talent with The Secret History, which has become a contemporary classic.

Under the influence of their charismatic classics professor, a group of clever, eccentric misfits at an elite New England college discover a way of thinking and living that is a world away from the humdrum existence of their contemporaries. But when they go beyond the boundaries of normal morality their lives are changed profoundly and forever, and they discover how hard it can be to truly live and how easy it is to kill.
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From the Publisher:

I had heard about this book for years, pretty much everyone I knew told me to read it--to the point that I started to actively resist the idea. So when I had eye-laser surgery, I took home a copy of the audio for my recovery, and immediately regretted that I had put off reading it for so long. Once fully recovered, I got the paperback and read it for the bits that I might have missed. Even better the second time!A. Scheibe, editorial.

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