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The Handmaid’s Tale and The Testaments.

The Handmaid’s Tale and The Testaments.

by Atwood, Margaret

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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1985-2019. First Canadian edition and true first of Atwood's modern masterpiece and it's Booker Prize Award-winning sequel, The Testaments. Octavo, two original half cloth. The Handmaid's Tale is a presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the half-title page, "For Anne- best wishes- Margaret Atwood." Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Tad Aronowicz. Jacket illustration by Gail Geltner. Author photograph by Graeme Gibson. The Testaments is signed by Margaret Atwood. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Noma Bar and Dutch Uncle. Embroidery to the endpapers by Kelly Hill. A desirable set. The Handmaid's Tale is in the honorable tradition of Brave New World and other warnings of dystopia. It's imaginative even audacious, and conveys a chilling sense of fear and menace" (The Globe and Mail). "The Handmaid's Tale brings out the very best in Atwood--moral vision, biting humor and a poet's imagination" (Chatelaine). This Booker… Read more
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The Handmaid’s Tale.

The Handmaid’s Tale.

by Atwood, Margaret

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Palm Beach, Florida
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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1985. First Canadian edition and true first of Atwood's finest novel, "a fluid nightmare requiem" (Clute & Nicholls, 69). Octavo, bound in full morocco, gilt titles and ruling to the spine, raised bands, gilt ruled to the front and rear panels, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the half-title page, "For Louise with best wishes- Margaret Atwood." In fine condition. The Handmaid's Tale is in the honorable tradition of Brave New World and other warnings of dystopia. It's imaginative even audacious, and conveys a chilling sense of fear and menace" (The Globe and Mail). "The Handmaid's Tale brings out the very best in Atwood--moral vision, biting humor and a poet's imagination" (Chatelaine). This Booker Prize-nominated novel won the prestigious Canadian Governor General's Award in 1985 and the inaugural Arthur C. Clarke Award in 1987. Anatomy of Wonder II-57. It is the basis for the dystopian drama web television series… Read more
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