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The Invisible Circus

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The Invisible Circus

by Egan, Jennifer

  • Used
  • near fine
  • paperback
  • First
Condition
Near Fine
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About This Item

New York: Doubleday, 1995. First Edition. Pictorial Wraps. Near Fine. Uncorrected Proof. Small bump to the bottom corner of the front panel and light shelf wear to bottom edges. Pages are crisp, clean and bright. Author's first book. A remarkable debut that received much praise. Near Fine. Pictorial tan wrappers.

Synopsis

Jennifer Egan was born in Chicago and raised in San Francisco. She attended the University of Pennsylvania and St. John's College, Cambridge. She is the author of three novels, The Invisible Circus , Look at Me , which was a finalist for the National Book Award, and The Keep , as well as a collection of stories, Emerald City . She has published short fiction in The New Yorker , Harper's , Zoetrope and Ploughshares , among others, and her journalism appears frequently in The New York Times Magazine . She is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship and a Guggenheim Fellowship, and was recently a fellow at the Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers at the New York Public Library. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and sons.

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Details

Bookseller
Joseph S. Serrano, Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
45
Title
The Invisible Circus
Author
Egan, Jennifer
Format/binding
Pictorial Wraps
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Doubleday
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1995
Keywords
Uncorrected Proofs
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;

Terms of Sale

Joseph S. Serrano, Bookseller

(If photos of a book I have for sale are not included in the listing, I will be happy to provide one for you.) Fine is our highest grade; all book dust jackets are in archival covers. All our books that are described as First Editions are also First Printings, unless indicated otherwise. All books are guaranteed to be as described. We issue a full refund, including shipping costs, for returns due to an unstated defect or other mistake on our part. Please ask any questions before placing your order. All books are subject to prior sale. Books are shipped within 48 hours of payment confirmation.

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Joseph S. Serrano, Bookseller

Seller rating:
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Redding, California
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About Joseph S. Serrano, Bookseller

Joseph S. Serrano, a collector turned bookseller of Modern First Editions, Ephemera, and books of scarcity and rarity. A Internet/mail order bookstore located in San Francisco, California. Specialties are Modern First Editions in Literature and Mystery; Californiana including Zamorano 80 and San Francisco Ephemera; also Rare Books in all subjects of interest. Joseph Serrano's development as a Bibliophile/Bookman was described on the pages of the highly acclaimed book, "The Man Who Loved Books Too Much: The True Story of a Thief, a Detective,and a World of Literary Obsession" by Allison Hoover Bartlett, Riverhead 2009.

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fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
wrappers
The paper covering on the outside of a paperback.  Also see the entry for pictorial wraps, color illustrated coverings for...[more]
crisp
A term often used to indicate a book's new-like condition. Indicates that the hinges are not loosened. A book described as crisp...[more]
shelf wear
Shelf wear (shelfwear) describes damage caused over time to a book by placing and removing a book from a shelf. This damage is...[more]
uncorrected proof
An uncorrected proof is a printed copy of a book that needs to be reviewed for errors and corrections.  They are released...[more]
pictorial wraps
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