Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; , 247,  pages
Publisher: Toronto: HarperCollins Publishers, 2004.
First edition/first printing in very Near Fine condition in dustjacket with small area of abrasion, else Fine. The Canadian edition was issued three weeks prior to the US edition.
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.