BACK WHEN WE WERE GROWNUPS

By: Tyler, Anne

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FIRST EDITION (stated). Hardcover with unclipped ($25.00) dust jacket. 8vo (6.5 x 9.5"). (vi), 274, (6) pp. Quarter bound in publisher's burgundy paper-covered spine over blue boards. Fore-edge deckle. This is a new, unopened copy in perfect, unmarked condition. The dust jacket has extremely minor shelf-wear along the top and bottom edges, else as new. An excellent, collector's-quality copy, clean, tight, square, and bright. All tips are sharp. AS NEW/FINE+. This is the story of Rebecca Davitch, a 53 year old grandmother who reflects on her life and wonders if she has turned into the "wrong person. " Beck suddenly realizes she has been living the wrong life. She is not the person who gives parties for every occasion, she is a dignified grown up. What she does about this makes up a beguiling, funny and deeply moving novel. Anne Tyler brings even the most minor character to life. This is the 15th novel by the 1988 Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Accidental Tourist and The Patchwork Planet. Anne Tyler is also the author of Ladder of Years, Saint Maybe, Breathing Lessons, Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant, Morgan's Passing, Earthly Possessions, Searching for Caleb, Celestial Navigation, The Clock Winder, A Slipping-Down Life, The Tin Can Tree, If Morning Ever Comes, and others. . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: BACK WHEN WE WERE GROWNUPS

Author Name: Tyler, Anne

Categories: Novels, Poetry & Literature, Romance,

Edition: Stated First Edition. 1

Publisher: NY, Alfred A, Knopf: 2001

ISBN Number: 0375412530

ISBN Number 13: 9780375412530

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: As New in Fine+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 3639

Keywords: Fiction; Novels; Literature; Romance Women's Issues