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Color Purple by Alice Walker - Paperback - from Discover Books (SKU: 3283756043)

Color Purple

Color Purple by Alice Walker - Paperback - from Discover Books (SKU: 3283756043)
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Color Purple

by Alice Walker

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  • good
  • paperback
Condition
GOOD
ISBN 10
0671668781
ISBN 13
9780671668785
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Pocket Books. Paperback. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included.

Synopsis

The Color Purple is an acclaimed epistolary novel by American author Alice Walker. Taking place mostly in rural Georgia, this collection of letters weaves an intricate mosaic of women joined by their love for each other, the men who abuse them, and the children they care for. In this, The Color Purple focuses on black female life in the American South during the 1930s, addressing the numerous issues including their exceedingly low position in American social culture. The novel received the 1983 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Award. Because of the explicit content, particularly in terms of violence, The Color Purple has been a frequent target of censors, appearing on the American Library Association list of the 100 Most Frequently Challenged Books of 1990-1999.

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Discover Books US (US)
Seller Inventory #
3283756043
Title
Color Purple
Author
Alice Walker
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - GOOD
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0671668781
ISBN 13
9780671668785
Publisher
Pocket Books
Place of Publication
New York
This edition first published
January 1996

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