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the Fifth Child by  Doris Lessing - First Edition - 1988 - from after-words bookstore (SKU: 139553)

the Fifth Child

the Fifth Child by  Doris Lessing - First Edition - 1988 - from after-words bookstore (SKU: 139553)
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the Fifth Child

by Lessing, Doris

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  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good -/Good +
ISBN 10
0394571053
ISBN 13
9780394571058
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New York: Knopf, 1988. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good +. Mylared.

Synopsis

Doris Lessing was born of British parents in Persia, in 1919, and moved with her family to Southern Rhodesia when she was five years old. She went to England in 1949 and has lived there ever since. She is the author of more than thirty books—novels, stories, reportage, poems, and plays. In 2007, she was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.

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book dealer
after-words bookstore US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
139553
Title
the Fifth Child
Author
Lessing, Doris
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Very Good -
Jacket condition
Good +
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0394571053
ISBN 13
9780394571058
Publisher
Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1988
Keywords
FICTION LITERATURE
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Literature;

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