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The eighth day

Author: Thornton Wilder; Mary McGrory
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, [1967] ©1967
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st editionView all editions and formats
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At the turn of the century, an Illinois man is sentenced to death for the murder of a close friend, but escapes to South America to build a new world for himself and his family.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thornton Wilder; Mary McGrory
ISBN: 0380006391 9780380006397
OCLC Number: 290651
Notes: "Of the first edition of The eight day, five hundred copies have been printed from the original type, on special paper, specially bound, numbered and signed by the author. This is copy number ..."
Awards: National Book Award for Fiction, 1968
Description: ix, 435 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Thornton Wilder.

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At the turn of the century, an Illinois man is sentenced to death for the murder of a close friend, but escapes to South America to build a new world for himself and his family.

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