Six young adults are the "drifters" of this epic of contemporary life. Their story is one of revolt against the older generation, and an odyssey which weaves the many complex themes of a changing world. By the author of "Hawaii", "Caribbean", "The Source" and "The Bridges at Toko Ri".Six young adults are the "drifters" of this epic of contemporary life. Their story is one of revolt against the older generation, and an odyssey which weaves the many complex themes of a changing world. By the author of "Hawaii", "Caribbean", "The Source" and "The Bridges at Toko Ri".Read Less
Fair. Size: f2-3203; Book is well read but remains a good reading copy with all of the pages and binding intact. The spine has bends and the cover has wear from reading including rubbing and bends. May have writing or highlighting. Quick response.
Very good. No dust jacket. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 751 p. Audience: General/trade. 1971 Michener, James. The Drifters is a heavy book with a black quarter cloth spine and red cloth cover. NO d.j. but the map endpapes are a welcome sight to guide you through the book. It is Spain, POrtugal and Morocco and is the same front & back. There seems to be no marks or writings and include 12 chapters.
Very Good in Good dust jacket. 0394462009. Author signed James A. Michener on end paper. Price clipped dust. Dust has minor chips around edges and a small 1 " tear to top left section of dust cover. The dust says "A book of the month club selection" on back flap, yet number line on back of title has 98765432 which would indicate a second printing. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. In his triumphant best seller, James Michener unfolds a powerful and poignant drama of six young runaways adrift in a world they have created out of dreams, drugs, and dedication to pleasure. With the sure touch of a master, Michener pulls us into the dark center of their private world, whether it's in Spain, Marrakech, or Mozambique, and exposes the naked nerve ends with shocking candor and infinite compassion."A superior, picaresque novel...and a revealing mirror held up to contemporary society."JOHN BARKHAM REVIEWS. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Scarce.; 8vo 8"-9" tall; 749 pages; p; Signed by Author.
Very Good in Good jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Inscribed by Author(s) Signed presentation copy. Price NOT clipped, DJ nicely in archival wraps. Inscribed on the title page by the author James A. Michener to the father of Michener's literary agent. Inscription reads "To---, with appreciation for the good work his son---does on my behalf. James A. Michener." Dated 19 Jan 1972 in New York City. DJ has minor nicks to the edges & a mended 1-inch tear. DJ & page edges lightly soiled.
Fine in Very Good jacket. Inscribed by Author(s) Published in New York by Random House in 1971. Copyright page states First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author to his copy editor Bert(ha) Krantz at Random House on the first front interior page. Book near fine, slight edgewear. DJ near fine, rubbing at spine ends, corners, and edges. DJ flap price reads $10.00. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item.
Good. 0449202844 Used book. Previously owned and is blemished. Cover rubbed w/ corner and binding wear. Interior page markings (highlighting/writing) and owner's name. An inventory sticker on the back and a used sticker on the spine. Textblock has a marking.
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