Image de l'éditeur

Taft. [Signed by Ann Patchett].

Patchett, Ann

Edité par NY: Houghton Mifflin, 1994
ISBN 10: 0395694612 / ISBN 13: 9780395694619
Ancien(s) ou d'occasion / Hardcover / Quantité : 1
Vendeur Main Street Books (Germantown, NY, Etats-Unis)
Disponible auprès d'autres vendeurs
Afficher tous les  exemplaires de ce livre
Ajouter au panier
Prix: EUR 61,45
Autre devise
Livraison : EUR 0
Vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

Mettre de côté

Au sujet du livre

Détails bibliographiques

Titre : Taft. [Signed by Ann Patchett].

Éditeur : NY: Houghton Mifflin

Date d'édition : 1994

Reliure : Hardcover

Etat du livre : Fine

Etat de la jaquette : Fine

Signé : Signed by Author(s)

Edition : 1st Edition

Description :

First edition, first printing of author's second book, a novel. A fine copy, in fine dust jacket. This has been simply SIGNED BY ANN PATCHETT on the title page and dated by her in "Nashville 11/28/94", which was shortly after publication. In addition, laid-in loose is a handwritten, 22 line note written on a special "Taft" promotional postcard, and reads in part . . ."Moving is my hobby. Now that the book tour is over I've come back to Nashville and have rented an apartment that I'll move into next week. It's a funny thought, coming back here . . . ". N° de réf. du libraire 4045

A propos du livre :

Book ratings provided by GoodReads) :
3,41 note moyenne
(4 182 avis)

Synopsis : John Nickel, an African-American blues musician managing a Memphis bar, hires a white brother and sister, even though he knows they mean trouble, as he pines to be reunited with his son. By the author of The Patron Saint of Liars. National ad/promo. Tour.

Note de l'éditeur: "As resonant as a blues song . . . Expect miracles when you read Ann Patchett's fiction."
-- The New York Times Book Review

-- Los Angeles Times

"Patchett writes with remarkable conviction and attention to telling detail... [She] is excellent at portraying the steady love and interest that holds the family members together, even though that love and interest isn't always successful in preserving the members from danger."
--Jane Smiley

"Absorbing . . . Strikingly original."
- Kirkus Reviews

" Taft is a moving, dangerous book about love and despair and hope. Ann Patchett gives us fantastic yet believable characters that will stay alive long after the last page is turned. She is a wonderful, intelligent writer."
--James Welch

"In her picture of Nickel, Patchett combines a rare sensitivity to issues of race with the unswerving knowledge that deeper than skin color is the essential soul of a good man who wants to repair the damage he has done."
-- The New Orleans Times-Picayune

"Compassionate and deeply moving."
-- Booklist

Les informations fournies dans la section « A propos du livre » peuvent faire référence à une autre édition de ce titre.

Librairie et conditions de vente

Modes de paiement

Le libraire accepte les modes de paiement suivants :

  • American Express
  • Carte Bleue
  • Chèque
  • EuroCard/MasterCard
  • Mandat postal
  • Visa

[Chercher dans le catalogue du libraire]

[Afficher le catalogue du vendeur]

[Poser une question au libraire]

Libraire : Main Street Books
Adresse : Germantown, NY, Etats-Unis

Vendeur AbeBooks depuis : 19 octobre 1998
Evaluation du vendeur : Evaluation 5 étoiles

Conditions de vente :

We accept cash, checks and money orders directly, and of course credit cards processed by ABE.
Media Mail within the US is free. Priority Postage is $10.00 within the United States.
Please feel free to e-mail us at, or phone us at 518-537-4559 for more detailed descriptions or to assure availability. Our mailing address is PO Box 274, Germantown, NY 12526.

Conditions de livraison :

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know that extra shipping charges are required.