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The Fifth Child
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Vintage Books
Publication date May 1, 1989
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780679721826
ISBN-10 0679721827
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.25 by 8.50 in.
Weight 0.40 lbs.
Original list price $14.95
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Ben, now grown and in the care of good-hearted prostitute Rita and her boyfriend, unknowingly helps them transport drugs to Paris.
Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780007154395 Book cover for 9780394571058
 
With Doris May Lessing | New edition from Harpercollins Pub Ltd (March 20, 2003)
9780007154395 | details & prices | 224 pages | List price $16.35
This edition also contains The Fifth Child
About: Four children, a beautiful old house, the love of relatives and friends, Harriet and David Lovatt's life is a hymn to domestic bliss and old-fashioned family values.
from Alfred a Knopf Inc (March 1, 1988)
9780394571058 | details & prices | List price $16.95
About: Amid the turbulent atmosphere of the late 1960s, Harriet and David Lovatt manage to keep their family safely detached from outside turmoil--until the birth of their fifth child, who is abnormally strong, demanding, even violent
Paperback
Book cover for 9780679721826
 
The price comparison is for this edition
Reprint edition from Vintage Books (May 1, 1989)
9780679721826 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $14.95
About: Ben, now grown and in the care of good-hearted prostitute Rita and her boyfriend, unknowingly helps them transport drugs to Paris.
Cassette/Spoken Word
With Susan Fleetwood (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Isis Audio (April 1, 1995)
9781856956673 | details & prices | 6.75 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $51.95
About: Classic horror of a family torn apart by the arrival of Ben, their feral fifth child.
Prebinding
With Doris May Lessing | Reprint edition from Paw Prints (July 10, 2008)
9781439513255 | details & prices | 4.75 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.46 lbs | List price $21.95

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