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THE VIRGIN SUICIDES. by  Jeffrey Eugenides - First Edition; First Printing - 1993 - from Waverley Books (SKU: 312573)

THE VIRGIN SUICIDES.

THE VIRGIN SUICIDES. by  Jeffrey Eugenides - First Edition; First Printing - 1993 - from Waverley Books (SKU: 312573)
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THE VIRGIN SUICIDES.

by Eugenides, Jeffrey

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN 10
0374284385
ISBN 13
9780374284381
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NY: FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX.. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1993. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0374284385 . First edition. Near fine in fine dust jacket. (Light trace of clear damp-staining at base of half dozen pages in text. Not messy. Hint of faint foxing at top edge. ) Author's SECOND book. Basis for a well received film adaptation. .

Synopsis

The Virgin Suicides is the 1993 debut novel by American writer Jeffrey Eugenides. The story, which is set in Grosse Pointe, Michigan during the 1970s, centers around the suicides of five sisters. The Lisbon girls' suicides fascinate their community as their neighbors struggle to find an explanation for the acts. The book's first chapter appeared in Issue No. 117 of The Paris Review (Winter 1990), where it won the 1991 Aga Khan Prize for Fiction.

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Bookseller
Waverley Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
312573
Title
THE VIRGIN SUICIDES.
Author
Eugenides, Jeffrey
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0374284385
ISBN 13
9780374284381
Publisher
FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX.
Place of Publication
NY
Date Published
1993
Keywords
0374284385, Modern Fiction/jeffrey Eugenides/books Into Films/221
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