Appearing on bestseller lists everywhere (including five weeks on the New York Times bestseller list), the hardcover edition of this title instantly captured the hearts of readers across the country with its joyous, exhilarating memories of growing up in the 1950s.Appearing on bestseller lists everywhere (including five weeks on the New York Times bestseller list), the hardcover edition of this title instantly captured the hearts of readers across the country with its joyous, exhilarating memories of growing up in the 1950s.Read Less
Satisfaction Guaranteed. Shipped quickly. 1987. Hardcover. Book Club BCE/BOMC Ed. Used, very good. Cover has some edge wear. Dust jacket has small tears/bends on edges. Dust jacket in Acceptable condition.
Very Good, No Dust Jacket. 8VO, 255 pgs., Hardcover. Hardcover. Limited edition of 250 copies of which this is #34 and is signed by the author. In slipcase. Green cloth boards with sun faded spine. Clean endpapers. Previous owner's gift inscription on limited edition page. Light foxing to limited page, half title and title pages. Text pages are clean. Yellow cloth slipcase with color illustration tipped in on one side. SLipcase shows soil and light edgewear.
Near Fine Condition. No Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. Special Limited Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 255 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. "Of the first edition of An American Childhood two hundred and fifty copies have been specially bound and slipcased. Each copy is signed by the author and numbered." This copy is signed by Dillard on the limitation page, in the Number location is an X. Green gilt stamped cloth over boards. Spine is faded, two small spots on front fore edge of text block. In a slipcase with an illustrated paste down on one side. Slipcase is soiled and faded in spots, residue of tape near top edge (when removed it took a small piece of the illustration with it). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0060158344. Inventory No: 008163.
FINE in FINE jacket. ANNIE DILLARD. OCTAVO. Signed INSCRIBED BY ANNIE DILLARD ANNIE DILLARD IS WITHOUT QUESTION ONE OF AMERICA'S REALLY GREAT AND IMPORTANT WRITERS OF THIS CENTURY...SHE IS CONSTANTLY MENTIONED AS A NOBEL PRIZE WINNER POTENTIAL AND THIS IS ONE OF HER BEST BOOKS....THIS IS A FINE FIRST EDITION IN FINE DUST JACKET OF.....AN AMERICAN CHILDHOOD...A WONDERFUL COPY THAT HAS BEEN WARMLY SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE GREAT ANNIE DILLARD...WOW, WHAT A BOOK.
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