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The Lace Reader by Brunonia Barry - Paperback - Signed First Edition - 2006 - from Rooke Books (SKU: 807D23)

The Lace Reader

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The Lace Reader

by Brunonia Barry

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  • near fine
  • paperback
  • Signed
  • First
Near Fine
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Marblehead: Flap Jacket Press, 2006. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. 8.5" by 5.5". None. An advanced reader's copy of Barry's work of fiction, which was self-published before being picked up by HarperCollins, with a signature from the author to the title page. Advanced reader's copy. Signed by the author to the title page. 'The Lace Reader' is a fiction novel by Brunonia Barry, which is set in Salem, Massachusetts and focuses on a family's involvement in the production of Ipswich lace. This work was originally self-published by the author before being picked up by a US branch of HarperCollins. Brunonia Baker is an American author who has written three novels. She also helped to found a games and software company. Collated, complete . In the publisher's original paper wraps. Externally, excellent, with just a bit of edgewear to the extremities. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are very bright and clean throughout. Author's signature to title page. Near Fine


On Sep 24 2009, BayShore Books LLC said:
Beautifully written, poignant and intriguing. Each word is woven like a delicate thread into this powerful novel by Brunonia Barry. History, romance, and mystery in a perfect blend to create the most compelling read of the year.

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The Lace Reader
Brunonia Barry
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Used - Near Fine
First edition
Flap Jacket Press
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The Lace Reader Advance Reader's Copy Proof Copy Brunonia Barry Advance Reader's Copy signed
8.5\" by 5.5\"

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