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As one of the Intuitionists, Lila Mae Watson, an elevator inspector, is able to detect defects purely by tuning into the machinery. The opposition, ...Show synopsisAs one of the Intuitionists, Lila Mae Watson, an elevator inspector, is able to detect defects purely by tuning into the machinery. The opposition, the Empiricists, practise routine physical inspection. When a new elevator on Lila's rounds goes into freefall, her solitary existence is shattered.Hide synopsis
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Description:Good+ 0385493002. Signed by Whitehead on title page in pen....Good+ 0385493002. Signed by Whitehead on title page in pen. light shelfwear. corners bumped and bent, wraps scuffed with edges worn and occasional scratch or dent, scuffed "Autographed" sticker to front, worn sticker to back, wraps have sticker residue/smudging, front wrapper bent/creased down the side, binding tight, no marks to the text or other serious flaws.; 0.8 x 7.8 x 5.2 Inches; 272 pages; Signed by Author.
Description:Fine in Very Good jacket. Hardcover with dust jacket. Stated...Fine in Very Good jacket. Hardcover with dust jacket. Stated First Edition. 1st printing (complete number line). Clean and tight. No markings. Slight shelf wear to the dust jacket, otherwise fine. Author Colson Whitehead's first novel. Ships in a box. Ships from NYC.
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Description:Doubleday, New York, NY, 1999. 1st PB Edition, 1st Printing,...Doubleday, New York, NY, 1999. 1st PB Edition, 1st Printing, Fine, Paperback, Size=6"x8.5", 255pgs. Trade Size Paperback. Advance Reading Copy. Clean, bright & tight. No ink names, tears, chips, foxing, etc. ISBN 0385492995 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
I read an essay by Whitehead in PW and then read about his new book Zone One and had this, his first book, recommended to me while I waited. It is very much a first book, with lots of great language and ideas and was a bit of a hard read; but I thoroughly enjoyed it. The man can write and the allegory ...
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