Book #29867

Life of Pi - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

Yann Martel
Life of Pi - 1st US Edition/1st Printing. Yann Martel.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: 1st US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; xii, 319, [5] pages
Publisher: San Diego: Harcourt Trade Publishers, 2002.
ISBN: 0151008116

A very beautiful first printing of the first US edition in Fine condition in equally unblemished dust-jacket, SIGNED by author Yann Martel on the title page.

Pi Patel, the son of a zookeeper, has an encyclopedic knowledge of animal behavior. When Pi is sixteen, his family emigrates from India to North America aboard a Japanese cargo ship, along with their zoo animals bound for new homes. The ship sinks and Pi finds himself alone in a lifeboat, his only companions a hyena, an orangutan, a wounded zebra, and a 450-pound Bengal tiger. Winner of the 2002 Man Booker Prize.

Price: $190.00

Author Bio

Yann Martel

Yann Martel (born June 25, 1963 in Salamanca, Spain) is a Canadian author best known for the Man Booker Prize-winning novel Life of Pi (2001).

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