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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Alfred a Knopf Inc
Publication date March 1, 1981
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780394423296
ISBN-10 0394423291
Dimensions 1.50 by 5.25 by 8.50 in.
Weight 1.20 lbs.
Original list price $27.95
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
The arrival of an ominous Black stranger disturbs the precisely choreographed interactions among the five people living in a beautiful house on a Caribbean island--a millionaire candy manufacturer, his wife, and their servants
Editions
Hardcover
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Large print edition from G K Hall & Co (November 1, 1981)
9780816132935 | details & prices | 456 pages | List price $15.95
About: The arrival of an ominous Black stranger disturbs the precisely choreographed interactions among the five people living in a beautiful house on a Caribbean island--a millionaire candy manufacturer, his wife, and their servants
The price comparison is for this edition
from Alfred a Knopf Inc (March 1, 1981)
9780394423296 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.50 × 1.50 in. | 1.20 lbs | List price $27.95
About: The arrival of an ominous Black stranger disturbs the precisely choreographed interactions among the five people living in a beautiful house on a Caribbean island--a millionaire candy manufacturer, his wife, and their servants
Paperback
Book cover for 9780451182388 Book cover for 9780452252585 Book cover for 9780452260122 Book cover for 9780452264793
 
With Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche | from New Amer Library (October 1, 1993)
9780451182388 | details & prices | 4.25 × 7.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $5.99
This edition also contains The Antichrist, The Antichrist, The Antichrist, The Antichrist
About: A magnificent novel from the Nobel Prize-winning author of Beloved.
With London College of Information Technology (other contributor), Ihtisham M. Seif | from Plume (September 1, 1987)
9780452260122 | details & prices | List price $7.95
This edition also contains Introductory Ios
About: The arrival of an ominous Black stranger disturbs the precisely choreographed interactions among the five people living in a beautiful house on a Caribbean island--a millionaire candy manufacturer, his wife, and their servants
Reissue edition from New Amer Library (September 1, 1987)
9780452264793 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $12.95
About: The arrival of an ominous Black stranger disturbs the precisely choreographed interactions among the five people living in a beautiful house on a Caribbean island--a millionaire candy manufacturer, his wife, and their servants
from Plume (September 1, 1987)
9780452252585 | details & prices | List price $8.95
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780739302712
 
With Alfre Woodard (other contributor) | Abridged edition from Random House (August 1, 2003)
9780739302712 | details & prices | 5.00 × 7.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $29.95
About: The arrival of an ominous black stranger disturbs the precisely choreographed interactions among the five people living in a beautiful house on a Caribbean island--a millionaire candy manufacturer, his wife, and their servants.
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780739307410
 
With Alfre Woodard (other contributor) | Abridged edition from Random House (August 1, 2003)
9780739307410 | details & prices | 5.00 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $25.95
About: The arrival of an ominous black stranger disturbs the precisely choreographed interactions among the five people living in a beautiful house on a Caribbean island--a millionaire candy manufacturer, his wife, and their servants.
Reinforced
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from Demco Media (September 1, 1987)
9780606019620 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $21.56
About: The arrival of an ominous Black stranger disturbs the precisely choreographed interactions among the five people living in a beautiful house on a Caribbean island--a millionaire candy manufacturer, his wife, and their servants
Prebinding
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Reprint edition from Paw Prints (May 29, 2008)
9781435290617 | details & prices | 306 pages | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $22.95
This edition also contains Tar Baby
About: A magnificent novel from the Nobel Prize-winning author of Beloved.

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