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The Fifth Child by  Doris Lessing - First Edition (stated) 1st Printing - 1988 - from Arroyo Seco Books (SKU: 049698)

The Fifth Child

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The Fifth Child

by Lessing, Doris

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Fine
ISBN 10
0394571053
ISBN 13
9780394571058
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1988. First Edition (stated) 1st Printing. Brown Boards. Near Fine/Fine. 8 5/8. First Edition Stated. 133 Pages, Clean And Unmarked, No Inscriptions. Fine, Remainder Mark On Top Edge, In Fine Dust Jacket Priced $16.95.

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
Arroyo Seco Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
049698
Title
The Fifth Child
Author
Lessing, Doris
Format/binding
Brown Boards
Book condition
second hand - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition (stated) 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0394571053
ISBN 13
9780394571058
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1988
Keywords
General
Size
8 5/8

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