The Temple of My Familiar. By Alice Walker. First Edition, First Printing. Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich. New York, 1989.

$25.00

Alice Walker is a prolific American author whose career has been critically and commercially successful. Her work explores themes of the American South and the Black experience in the twentieth century. Her greatest literary achievement, The Color Purple, won her a National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Yet her dedicated readers will find promise in her many other novels, especially The Temple of My Familiar. It is a narrative with numerous perspectives, one that transcends history at times to describe romances from across thousands of years. There are many characters, but fans of Walker’s work will be pleased to find Miss Celie and Miss Shug who also appear in The Color Purple.

This first edition, first printing is in near-fine condition. In the original quarter cloth, near-fine with only fading to edges. Text block fine. In the original dust jacket, near-fine with only minor bumping to edges.

A near-fine first edition by Alice Walker.

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The Temple of My Familiar. By Alice Walker. First Edition, First Printing. Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich. New York, 1989.

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Weight 4 lbs
Dimensions 12 × 9 × 4 in