Book Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition: First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2004.
An impeccable first US edition/first printing in Very Fine condition in alike dustjacket, this one beautifully SIGNED by author Marilynne Robinson on the title page. An exceptional collectible.
Pulitzer Prize and National Book Critics Circle Award winning Gilead is Marilynne Robinson's second novel after "Housekeeping" and is the immensely moving account of Reverend John Ames of Gilead, Iowa, a grandson and son of preachers. Ames, now in his seventies, hasn't much time left to tell his young son about his heritage and begins to write it all down.