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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Vintage Books
Publication date September 1, 1988
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780679720294
ISBN-10 0679720294
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.25 by 8 in.
Weight 0.55 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $11.00
§As reported by publisher
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Tells the story of Brother Tate, a Black albino who, after the death of his son, refuses to speak for twenty years
Amazon.com description: Product Description: A stunning novel in which "Mr. Wideman returns to the ghetto where he was raised and transforms it into a magical location...and establishes a mythological and symbolic link between character and landscape." --New York Times Book Review

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780805281880
 
Reprint edition from Not Applicable (February 1, 1985)
9780805281880 | details & prices | List price $13.95
About: Tells the story of Brother Tate, a Black albino who, after the death of his son, refuses to speak for twenty years
Paperback
Book cover for 9780395877296 Book cover for 9780679720294
 
Reprint edition from Mariner Books (April 15, 1998)
9780395877296 | details & prices | 208 pages | 5.75 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $19.95
About: Lucy and Carl struggle to prevent the extinction of the Black community of Homewood and to keep alive the musical heritage of the blues piano player, Albert Wilkes
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Reissue edition from Vintage Books (September 1, 1988)
9780679720294 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $11.00
About: Tells the story of Brother Tate, a Black albino who, after the death of his son, refuses to speak for twenty years

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