Author:Gardner, John

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Grendel

By: Gardner, John

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20304

ISBN: 0-394-47143-1

Condition: Fine in Very Good dj


(price-clipped) [book itself has no discernible wear; jacket quite faded at spine (one of the chronic problems with this book), with a small black smudge at the upper left corner of the rear panel and a tiny razor-cut on the spine] "The first and most terrifying monster in English literature tells his own side (the true side) of the Beowulf story in this revisionist novel . . . comic, grotesque, at times very sad." View more info

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Nickel Mountain

By: Gardner, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18248

ISBN: 0-394-48883-0

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dj


[very nice copy, no discernible wear to book at all; jacket just a bit faded at spine, a few tiny rubbed spots at a couple of corners]. (sepia-tone etchings) Gardner's sixth novel, an unconventional love story set in a small community in the Catskills in the 1950s, about a 42-year-old man who marries a 17-year-old girl who's pregnant with the child of a local boy. View more info