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THE INCOMPARABLE ATUK

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THE INCOMPARABLE ATUK

by RICHLER, Mordecai

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About This Item

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1963. Red boards. Faint yellowing to page edges and faint foxing to top page edges, else fine.. Dust jacket (art by novelist Len Deighton) has a half inch tear to lower spine fold, a few nicks and one tiny chip, VG otherwise. . First Canadian issue. Hardcover. Octavo.

Synopsis

Mordecai Richler was born in Montreal in 1931. The author of ten successful novels, numerous screenplays, and several books of non-fiction, his novel, Barney's Version, was an acclaimed bestseller and the winner of The Giller Prize, the Stephen Leacock Award for Humour, the QSpell Award, and the Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best Novel in the Caribbean and Canada region. Richler also won two Governor General’s Awards and was shortlisted twice for the Booker Prize. Mordecai Richler died in Montreal in July 2001. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Bookseller
Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
48816
Title
THE INCOMPARABLE ATUK
Author
RICHLER, Mordecai
Format/binding
Book condition
Used
Edition
First Canadian issue
Publisher
McClelland & Stewart
Place of Publication
Toronto
Date published
1963
Bookseller catalogs
Canadian literature;
Size
Octavo

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About Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB

After 30 years of keeping shop in downtown Toronto, we have now become a home-based business. Visitors by appointment only. We specialize in literary books, particularly Canadian literary books (we have handled more out of print and rare Canadian literary books than anyone else in history). We also have select out of print, scarce, and rare books in a variety of subject areas. We were founded in 1974. We do appraisals for a fee and welcome wants lists.

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spine
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jacket
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edges
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VG
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octavo
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