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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Createspace Independent Pub
Publication date October 4, 2011
Pages 215
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781466399587
ISBN-10 1466399589
Dimensions 0.75 by 6 by 9 in.
Weight 0.84 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock
Original list price $9.95
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Generally regarded as Nella Larsen's best work, Passing was first published in 1929 but has received a lot of renewed attention because of its close examination of racial & sexual ambiguities. It has achieved canonical status in many American universities.

DISCLAIMER: this version is based on a typeset which was scanned; there are a few editorial pen markings present which may be either distracting or insightful and helpful to some readers.

Editions
Hardcover
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from Random House Inc (November 1, 2000)
9780375504464 | details & prices | 182 pages | 4.75 × 7.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $18.95
About: Clare Kendry, a beautiful light-skinned African American woman married to a white man who is unaware of her heritage, long ago cut all ties to her past, but a reunion with a childhood friend forces her to confront her lies.
Reprint edition from Praeger Pub Text (November 12, 1969)
9780837115412 | details & prices | 215 pages | 5.75 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $85.00
About: Nella Larsen's remarkably candid exploration of shifting racial and sexual boundaries Clare Kendry leads a dangerous life.
Paperback
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from Createspace Independent Pub (January 12, 2014)
9781494991111 | details & prices | 94 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $6.99
About: Nellallitea 'Nella' Larsen (first called Nellie Walker) was an American novelist of the Harlem Renaissance who wrote two novels and a few short stories.
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from Createspace Independent Pub (October 4, 2011)
9781466399587 | details & prices | 215 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.84 lbs | List price $9.95
About: Generally regarded as Nella Larsen's best work, Passing was first published in 1929 but has received a lot of renewed attention because of its close examination of racial & sexual ambiguities.
With Carla Kaplan | from W W Norton & Co Inc (September 1, 2007)
9780393979169 | details & prices | 400 pages | 5.25 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.20 lbs | List price $21.30
from Dover Pubns (October 26, 2004)
9780486437132 | details & prices | 94 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.25 in. | 0.28 lbs | List price $6.95
With Thadious M. Davis (other contributor) | from Penguin Classics (February 1, 2003)
9780142437278 | details & prices | 160 pages | 5.25 × 7.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $13.00
With Ntozake Shange (other contributor) | from Modern Library (May 1, 2002)
9780375758133 | details & prices | 206 pages | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $13.00
About: Set in the 1920s, this novel portrays the life of an African-American woman who attempts to pass for white.
from Penguin USA (November 1, 1998)
9789990018585 | details & prices | 160 pages | 5.00 × 7.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.28 lbs | List price $0.02
With Thadious M. Davis (other contributor) | from Penguin USA (August 1, 1997)
9780141180250 | details & prices | 122 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $10.00
Reprint edition from Ayer Co Pub (June 1, 1990)
9780881431193 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $19.95
About: "Absolutely absorbing, fascinating, and indispensable.
from Macmillan Pub Co (April 1, 1971)
9780020526803 | details & prices | List price $1.50
About: Excerpt from PassingThere had been, even in those days, nothing sacrificial in Clare Kendry's idea of life, no allegiance beyond her own immediate desire.
Prebinding
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from Turtleback Books (May 1, 2002)
9780613707527 | details & prices | 5.00 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.78 lbs | List price $22.05
About: Set in the 1920s, this novel portrays the life of an African-American woman who attempts to pass for white.

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