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The Handmaid's Tale by Atwood, Margaret (Signed) - 1985

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The Handmaid's Tale by Atwood, Margaret (Signed) - 1985

The Handmaid's Tale

by Atwood, Margaret (Signed)

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Toronto, Canada: McClelland & Stewart. Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. 0771008139 . Signed, without inscription, by Margaret Atwood upon half-title page. True first printing. "Set in the near future in a locale resembling Cambridge Massachusetts, this work describes life in what was once the United States - A Clockwork Orange, as seen by women." - dust jacket. "Winner of the 1985 Governor General's Award and the first Arthur C. Clarke Award in 1987. Nominated for the 1986 Nebula Award, the 1986 Booker Prize, and the 1987 Prometheus Award. In 2022, 'The Handmaid's Tale' was included on the 'Big Jubilee Read' list of 70 books by Commonwealth authors, selected to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Elizabeth II. Adapted into a 1990 film, a 2000 opera, a 2017 television series, and other media." - Wikipedia. Unmarked with moderate wear. Binding sound. Light soiling to fore-edge. Unclipped dust jacket bears one-inch opening to top of back panel and is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A quality signed first printing example of this increasingly treasured work. Spadoni & Donnelly 3587.; Cover Illustration; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; MAN WOMAN RELATIONSHIPS FICTION CANADIAN FICTIONAL WORKS AUTHOR FANTASY GENERAL LITERARY The Handmaid's Tale signed Gilead; Signed by Author(s) .
  • Bookseller Independent bookstores CA (CA)
  • Illustrator Geltner, Gail
  • Format/Binding Hardcover
  • Book Condition Used - Good in Very Good dust jacket
  • Edition First Edition
  • Binding Hardcover
  • ISBN 10 0771008139
  • ISBN 13 9780771008139
  • Publisher McClelland & Stewart
  • Place of Publication Toronto, Canada
  • Date Published 1985
  • Keywords 0771008139, MAN, Canadian Fiction, Canadian Literature, Margaret Atwood - Signed

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Catch-22

by Heller, Joseph

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1961. First edition. Original blue cloth, fine in a nearly fine dust jacket (faint wear and discoloration on the spine). Inscribed by Heller.
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Stranger in a Strange Land
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Stranger in a Strange Land

by Heinlein, Robert

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; G. P. Putnam's Sons; 1961; Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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NY. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; G. P. Putnam's Sons; 1961; . Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Green illustrated dust wrapper. Very good, several small creases and nicks to edges. Jacket design by Ben Feder, Inc. Green hardcover with yellow titles to spine. Very good, very light rubbing to edges and spine. BCE 414 pages. Heinlein is probably most notable for his sci-fi book Starship Troopers. Rare in dust jacket. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .
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Of Mice & Men
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Of Mice & Men

by Steinbeck, John

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NY: Covici Friede Inc.. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1937. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Tan cloth first edition, first issue with "pendula" on page 9, line 21 and a dot between the 8s on page 99, and all first edition points. The dust jacket is first issue and it is priced to flap at $2.00. This is a lovely tight copy, with only a slight fading of the topstain and a bookseller ticket at rear. The DJ is slightly sunned/faded. Housed in a custom clamshell box with chemise. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Comrade).

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Comrade).

by Twain, Mark. [Samuel L. Clemens]

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New York: Charles L. Webster and Company, 1886. Early printing of Twain's masterpiece, inscribed by Mark Twain. Octavo, bound in half buckram by Roycroft with paper labels to the spine, tissue-guarded frontispiece photogravure plate of Gerhardt's bust of Clemens, one hundred and seventy-four illustrations by E. W. Kemble. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the title page, "To Mr. Garth W. Cate: Taking the pledge will not make bad liquor good, but it will improve it. Truly Yours, Mark Twain, Nov. 25/06." With a lengthy letter of provenance dated October 14, 1964 and signed by the recipient which reads in part, "Dear Mr. Jacobs, If I had been younger and could have carried out a study of some of Mark Twain's motives and acts, I never would have parted with my cherished old copy of the first printing of Huckleberry Finn. This was the first book given to me by my father... In 1906-1907 I was a lecture manager for Elbert Hubbard, the Sage of East Aurora, whose quasi-socialist group The… Read More
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The Jungle
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The Jungle

by Sinclair, Upton

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New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1906. First Edition. Very Good. First edition, Doubleday, Page & Company issue, first issue with unbattered type on the copyright page. Signed by Upton Sinclair and inscribed on the front free endpaper to writer and poet Vernon Patterson, with Patterson's bookplate to the front pastedown. A pencil notation in Patterson's hand on the front free endpaper reads, "Autographed by U.S. at his home in Monrovia Dec. 2, 1962." Bound in publisher's original green cloth stamped in black and white. Very Good. Cloth rubbed at extremities, lightly stained at bottom of front cover, stamping heavily rubbed at spine and lightly so to front cover and pages toned.
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Catch-22

Catch-22

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Stranger in a Strange Land
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Stranger in a Strange Land

by Heinlein, Robert

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; G. P. Putnam's Sons; 1961; Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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NY. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; G. P. Putnam's Sons; 1961; . Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Green illustrated dust wrapper. Very good, several small creases and nicks to edges. Jacket design by Ben Feder, Inc. Green hardcover with yellow titles to spine. Very good, very light rubbing to edges and spine. BCE 414 pages. Heinlein is probably most notable for his sci-fi book Starship Troopers. Rare in dust jacket. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .
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Of Mice & Men
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Of Mice & Men

by Steinbeck, John

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NY: Covici Friede Inc.. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1937. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Tan cloth first edition, first issue with "pendula" on page 9, line 21 and a dot between the 8s on page 99, and all first edition points. The dust jacket is first issue and it is priced to flap at $2.00. This is a lovely tight copy, with only a slight fading of the topstain and a bookseller ticket at rear. The DJ is slightly sunned/faded. Housed in a custom clamshell box with chemise. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Comrade).

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Comrade).

by Twain, Mark. [Samuel L. Clemens]

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New York: Charles L. Webster and Company, 1886. Early printing of Twain's masterpiece, inscribed by Mark Twain. Octavo, bound in half buckram by Roycroft with paper labels to the spine, tissue-guarded frontispiece photogravure plate of Gerhardt's bust of Clemens, one hundred and seventy-four illustrations by E. W. Kemble. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the title page, "To Mr. Garth W. Cate: Taking the pledge will not make bad liquor good, but it will improve it. Truly Yours, Mark Twain, Nov. 25/06." With a lengthy letter of provenance dated October 14, 1964 and signed by the recipient which reads in part, "Dear Mr. Jacobs, If I had been younger and could have carried out a study of some of Mark Twain's motives and acts, I never would have parted with my cherished old copy of the first printing of Huckleberry Finn. This was the first book given to me by my father... In 1906-1907 I was a lecture manager for Elbert Hubbard, the Sage of East Aurora, whose quasi-socialist group The… Read More
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The Jungle
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The Jungle

by Sinclair, Upton

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New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1906. First Edition. Very Good. First edition, Doubleday, Page & Company issue, first issue with unbattered type on the copyright page. Signed by Upton Sinclair and inscribed on the front free endpaper to writer and poet Vernon Patterson, with Patterson's bookplate to the front pastedown. A pencil notation in Patterson's hand on the front free endpaper reads, "Autographed by U.S. at his home in Monrovia Dec. 2, 1962." Bound in publisher's original green cloth stamped in black and white. Very Good. Cloth rubbed at extremities, lightly stained at bottom of front cover, stamping heavily rubbed at spine and lightly so to front cover and pages toned.
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The Handmaid's Tale
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The Handmaid's Tale

by Atwood, Margaret

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UsedAcceptable. Item in acceptable condition including possible liquid damage. As well answers may be filled in. May be missing DVDs, CDs, Access code, etc. 100%Money-Back Guarantee! Ship within 24 hours!! The dust jacket is missing.
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THE HANDMAID'S TALE
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THE HANDMAID'S TALE

by Margaret Atwood

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McClelland and Stewart, 1985. Hardcover. Good.
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The Handmaid's Tale

by Atwood, Margaret

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The Handmaid's Tale. Second Printing
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The Handmaid's Tale. Second Printing

by Atwood, Margaret

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McClelland and Stewart, 1985 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A little shelf wear to book and dust jacket (not price clipped). Dust jacket (now in removable mylar sleeve) has 3 short closed tears. Otherwise a tight, unmarked book. 324 pp. Second Printing. .
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The Handmaid's Tale -by Margaret Atwood ( Ist edition )
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The Handmaid's Tale -by Margaret Atwood ( Ist edition )

by Atwood, Margaret

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First Edition
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Toronto, Ontario: Toronto, ON.: McClelland & Stewart / M&S, 1985, 1st Edition, First Printing , 1985. -----------( 1st Printing of the First edition ) ---hardcover, a Very Good+ example with a bit of light rubbing at spine tips, a pretty nice copy but there are about 15 pages with some ink underlining, the underlining can be just a word or three but there are some sentences underlined (who knows why), there was also pencil underlining in places which have now been erased (a few instances shows an impression on the paper from the underlining but again nothing too serious), there are a few pages with small stains (see scan for the largest of the stains), one very small mark on fore edge of text block---this sounds worse that it really is ---in a Good or better dustjacket with some chips and short tears, some sunning to the spine of the jacket, jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, in a Good dustjacket with a bit of light rubbing, some short closed tears, small chips, looks quite nice… Read More
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The Handmaid's Tale

by MARGARET ATWOOD

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A lovely copy of a now Canadian classic. Except for a small bump on the bottom of the back (as pictured), book is fine. Unclipped DJ is very good-plus. Small tear top left front of DJ, some light surface bumping on back of DJ, and a bruise over the "l" in "Tale."
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The Handmaid's Tale

by Atwood, Margaret

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Toronto, Canada: McClelland and Stewart, 1985. A First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Near fine in a near fine unclipped dust jacket. The true first edition. Jacket with two closed tears at the top of the front panel, light edge wear elsewhere.
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The Handmaid's Tale

by Atwood, Margaret

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Very Good Minus
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First Edition
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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1985. FIRST printing. Lightly rubbed on ends of spine and (1 inch) along top edge, slightly cocked, lower corners bumped and bowed, faint stain (1/8 inch) on fore and bottom edge, pencil erasure shadow (3 numbers) on fly-title page, else pages spotless and binding firm. Overall, very good plus. DJ darkened on the inside, creased along folds, creased and lightly chipped along top and bottom edge, two small closed tears (1/4 and 1/8 inch) in rear upper edge, spine faded, light scratches on rear, else very good minus. Protected in Mylar.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Very Good Minus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Handmaid's Tale

by MARGARET ATWOOD

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A fine second printing of the first Canadian edition in a fair dust jacket. Staining to lower spine and 2cm tear to front lower left corner, shown in picture. It is otherwise intact and not price-clipped.
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The Handmaid's Tale

by Atwood, Margaret

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McClelland and Stewart. Used - Acceptable. Canadian First Edition, First Printing (1st Edition, 1st Printing).
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