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A Wrinkle in Time by  Madeleine L'Engle - First Edition - 1962 - from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 140938875)

A Wrinkle in Time

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A Wrinkle in Time

by L'Engle, Madeleine

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About This Item

New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, 1962. First Edition. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition, stated first printing. Near Fine with binding toned at edges, remainder mark to bottom textblock edge. In a Very Good supplied later state dust jacket with light soiling and light edge wear. First printings of this Newbery winner are uncommon.

Synopsis

A Wrinkle in Time is a science fantasy novel by Madeleine L'Engle, first published in 1962. The book won a Newbery Medal, Sequoyah Book Award, and Lewis Carroll Shelf Award, and was runner-up for the Hans Christian Andersen Award. It is the first in L'Engle's series of books about the Murry and O'Keefe families.

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On Dec 6 2010, Ashehan said:
Great read for a kid, adult, or anyone who hasn't lost their sense of mystery and adventure. What if? What if time travel were as easy as L'Engle proposes? I still look for Mrs. Whatsit to point me in the right direction.
On May 27 2007, ronrhoades55 said:
This book got me hooked on reading as a child. What bettter praise can you give a book?

Details

Bookseller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
140938875
Title
A Wrinkle in Time
Author
L'Engle, Madeleine
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Farrar, Straus and Cudahy
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1962
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;

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About Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

Burnside Rare Books specializes in American and British literature, and rare nonfiction. We are located in downtown Portland, Oregon and open by appointment.

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jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
later state
used in book collecting to refer to a book from a later run of a first edition, generally distinguished by a change in some part...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
remainder mark
Usually an ink marking of some sort which indicates that the book was designated a remainder. In most cases, it can be found on...[more]
First Edition
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