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Girl with a Pearl Earring  - 1st Edition/1st State by  Tracy Chevalier - Signed First Edition - 1999 - from Books Tell You Why, Inc. (SKU: 14380)

Girl with a Pearl Earring - 1st Edition/1st State

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Girl with a Pearl Earring - 1st Edition/1st State

by Chevalier, Tracy

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN 10
0002258900
ISBN 13
9780002258906
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London: Harpercollins Publishers. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1999. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Cloth. 0002258900 . A beautiful first edition in the first state dust-wrapper (with spelling error "Pearl Earing") in Fine condition with slightly yellowed paged, SIGNED by author Tracy Chevalier on the title page. Scarce; Chevalier transports readers to a bygone time and place in this richly imagined portrait of the young woman who inspired one of Vermeer's most celebrated paintings. "Girl with a Pearl Earring" is the story of 16-year-old Griet, whose life is transformed by her brief encounter with genius, even as she herself is immortalized in canvas and oil. Basis for the Academy Award nominated movie starring Scarlett Johansson and Colin Firth; [vi], 248, [2] pages .

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Bookseller
Books Tell You Why, Inc. US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
14380
Title
Girl with a Pearl Earring - 1st Edition/1st State
Author
Chevalier, Tracy
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0002258900
ISBN 13
9780002258906
Publisher
Harpercollins Publishers
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1999
Keywords
Movie Movies Art Netherlands Fiction Artists, Collectible Rare Out-Of-Print, Movie Movies
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction / Romance; Fiction / Historical Fiction; Legendary Books; Author Collections / Chevalier, Tracy; ABAA-VBF;

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