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The Edible Woman
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Grand Central Pub
Publication date March 1, 1980
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780446314985
ISBN-10 0446314986
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $4.95
§As reported by publisher
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: By the author of The Handmaid's Tale and Alias Grace Marian is determined to be ordinary. She lays her head gently on the shoulder of her serious fiancee and quietly awaits marriage. But she didn't count on an inner rebellion that would rock her stable routine, and her digestion. Marriage a la mode, Marian discovers, is something she literally can't stomach ... The Edible Woman is a funny, engaging novel about emotional cannibalism, men and women, and desire to be consumed.'Margaret Atwood not only has a sense of humour, she has wit and style in abundance ... a joy to read' Good Housekeeping'Written with a brilliant angry energy' Observer 'A witty, elegant, generous and patient writer' Punch

Editions
Paperback
Book cover for 9780385491068 Book cover for 9780446314985 Book cover for 9780553296990 Book cover for 9780553377927 Book cover for 9780770428228
 
from Bantam Books of Canada Ltd (August 1, 1998)
9780770428228 | details & prices | List price $7.99
Reissue edition from Anchor Books (February 1, 1998)
9780385491068 | details & prices | 310 pages | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $15.95
About: A humorous, ironic, disturbing, and parabolic novel features a woman who, after her engagement to be wed, first loses her appetite and then becomes obsessed with the idea that she herself is being eaten.
With M. R. Carey | from Bantam Dell Pub Group (January 1, 1996)
9780553377927 | details & prices | 310 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $10.95
This edition also contains The Girl With All the Gifts
Reprint edition from Bantam Books (December 1, 1991)
9780553296990 | details & prices | 6.00 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $6.50
The price comparison is for this edition
from Grand Central Pub (March 1, 1980)
9780446314985 | details & prices | List price $4.95
About: By the author of The Handmaid's Tale and Alias Grace Marian is determined to be ordinary.
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780864923554
 
With Dave Carley | from Btc Audio Books (May 1, 2002)
9780864923554 | details & prices | List price $34.95
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780864923066
 
Abridged edition from Goose Lane Editions (April 1, 2001)
9780864923066 | details & prices | List price $22.95

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