Stock Image

Under the Feet of Jesus: A Novel

Viramontes, Helena Maria

1,789 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0525939490 / ISBN 13: 9780525939498
Published by Dutton, U.S.A., 1995
Condition: As New Hardcover
From Jack Skylark's Books (West Covina, CA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since May 21, 2015 Seller Rating 5-star rating

Quantity Available: 2

Buy Used
Price: US$ 27.50 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 5.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

An exciting debut novel by this author who writes here about Mexican immigrants and the problems they face, and how they deal with them. Signed on the title page by Viramontes. Book and BroDart protected jacket are fine, without faults. This unread copy is gift quality. First edition / first printing. Ships in bubble wrap in box. Bookseller Inventory # BX16-9

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Under the Feet of Jesus: A Novel

Publisher: Dutton, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1995

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:As New

Dust Jacket Condition: As New

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

About this title

Synopsis:

Desperate to escape the despair, hopelessness, and hardship of the migrant-workers' existence, Estrella, a young Mexican-American migrant worker, fights back against a system that will do almost anything to keep her down. A first novel. 50,000 first printing. Tour.

About the Author:

Helena María Viramontes is the acclaimed author of The Moths and Other Stories, Under the Feet of Jesus, and Their Dogs Came with Them; and the coeditor of two collections: Chicana (W)Rites: On Word and Film and Chicana Creativity and Criticism. She is the recipient of the Luis Leal Award and the John Dos Passos Award for Literature, and her short stories and essays have been widely anthologized and adopted for classroom use and university study. Viramontes lives in Ithaca, New York, where she is a professor in the Department of English at Cornell University.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Antiquarian and general interest books and ephemera.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the AbeBooks web sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll respond within 2 business days. This does not affect your statutory consumer rights includ...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express