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Babel Tower by  A.S Byatt - First edition - 1996 - from Evening Star Books (SKU: 00002768)

Babel Tower

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Babel Tower

by Byatt, A.S

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/very near Fine
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About This Item

London: Chatto & Windus (1996), 1996. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very near Fine. Large 8vo. [6], 618 pp. Navy blue cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of £16.99 on front flap of dust jacket. Moderate age toning to pages, else a very near Fine book in a very near Fine jacket.

Synopsis

A.S. Byatt is the author of Possession , winner of the Booker Prize and a national bestseller. The two novels leading up to Babel Tower , which trace the fortunes of Frederica and her family through the 1950's, are The Virgin in the Garden and Still Life . Byatt's other fiction includes The Shadow of the Sun , The Game , Angels and Insects and two collections of shorter works: Sugar and Other Stories and The Matisse Stories . She has also published three volumes of critical work, of which Passions of the Mind is the most recent. She has taught English and American literature at University College, London, and is a distinguished critic and reviewer. She lives in London.

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Details

book dealer
Evening Star Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
00002768
Title
Babel Tower
Author
Byatt, A.S
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Near Fine
Jacket condition
very near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Chatto & Windus (1996)
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1996

Terms of Sale

Evening Star Books

All items subject to prior sale.� Certain items and shipping to certain countries may exceed the standard shipping amounts.� Any shipping expenses incurred above the standard rate will be billed at cost. Payment is in US dollars.� Personal checks must clear prior to shipment (please allow 10 days).� Books may be returned within 15 calendar days of delivery for any reason, so long as we are notified of return within 10 days of delivery.� Return items must be well packaged and fully insured and must be returned in same condition as sold. Any book described as a First Edition is also a First Printing unless otherwise indicated.

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Evening Star Books

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About Evening Star Books

We buy and sell rare and fine books in many fields. Our interests include philosophy, modern first editions, and works of historical or intellectual interest. In addition to bookselling, we regularly do valuations and appraisals for non-IRS purposes. Evening Star Books is a Limited Liability Company.

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