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The Edible Woman
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Bantam Books of Canada Ltd
Publication date August 1, 1998
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780770428228
ISBN-10 0770428223
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Original list price $7.99
§As reported by publisher says people who bought this book also bought:
The Handmaid's Tale | White Noise | The Year of the Flood | Cat's Eye | The Blind Assassin | Cat's Eye | Alias Grace
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: Ever since her engagement, the strangest thing has been happening to Marian McAlpin: she can't eat. First meat. Then eggs, vegetables, cake, pumpkin seeds—everything! Worse yet, she has the crazy feeling that she's being eaten. Marian ought to feel consumed with passion. But really she just feels...consumed. A brilliant and powerful work rich in irony and metaphor, The Edible Woman is an unforgettable materpiece by a true master of contemporary literary fiction.

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from Bantam Books of Canada Ltd (August 1, 1998)
9780770428228 | details & prices | List price $7.99
About: Ever since her engagement, the strangest thing has been happening to Marian McAlpin: she can't eat.
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
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
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Abridged edition from Goose Lane Editions (April 1, 2001)
9780864923066 | details & prices | List price $22.95

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