Book #21864

The Tin Can Tree - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Anne Tyler
The Tin Can Tree - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Anne Tyler.

Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1965.

A handsome first edition/first printing in seemingly unread, about Fine condition, trace of sunning to edges in Very Good+, lightly rubbed/chipped dust-jacket, little tanning to spine. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number and signature on front paste down.

Anne Tyler's second novel after If Morning ever comes, showing how a young boy comes to terms with his little sister's death.

Price: $290.00

Author Bio

Anne Tyler

Anne Tyler (born October 25, 1941 in Minneapolis, Minnesota) worked as a librarian and bibliographer, before moving to Maryland and becoming a novelist. Breathing Lessons, her eleventh novel, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1989. Her tenth novel, The Accidental Tourist was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in 1986, received the National Book Critics Circle Award in 1985, and became a 1988 major motion picture, starring Geena Davis and William Hurt. She currently reside in Baltimore, Maryland.