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The Beggar Maid by Alice Munro - First edition, first printing - 1979 - from Allen Panzeri Books (SKU: 261)

The Beggar Maid

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The Beggar Maid

by Alice Munro

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Very Good
ISBN 10
0394506820
ISBN 13
9780394506821
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This is the true American first, with no blind stamp on the back board and the price of $8.95 on the dustjacket's front flap. DJ has light wear along top and bottom edges and at top of spine. Book itself is closer to near fine. A lovely copy. Protected in a Brodart cover.

Synopsis

Alice Munro grew up in Wingham, Ontario, and attended the University of Western Ontario. She has published thirteen collections of stories as well as a novel, Lives of Girls and Women, and two volumes of Selected Stories. During her distinguished career she has been the recipient of many awards and prizes, including three of Canada’s Governor General’s Literary Awards and two of its Giller Prizes, the Rea Award for the Short Story, the Lannan Literary Award, England’s W. H. Smith Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the Man Booker International Prize. In 2013 she was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. Her stories have appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic Monthly, The Paris Review, Granta, and other publications, and her collections have been translated into thirteen languages. She lives in Clinton, Ontario, near Lake Huron. 

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Bookseller
Allen Panzeri Books CA (CA)
Bookseller's Inventory #
261
Title
The Beggar Maid
Author
Alice Munro
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First edition, first printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0394506820
ISBN 13
9780394506821
Publisher
Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1979

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