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The abundance : narrative essays old and new / Annie Dillard ; foreword by Geoff Dyer.

Dillard, Annie, author. (Author). Dyer, Geoff, writer of introductory text. (Added Author).
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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Eckhart Public Library - Main 814.54 DIL (Text) 840191002169501 Nonfiction - Main Floor Available -
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Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon 814.54 DIL (Text) 34330513018896 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062432971 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0062432974 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: xxvii, 271 pages ; 20 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2016]

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Formatted Contents Note: From Teaching a stone to talk. Total eclipse ; The deer at Providencia -- From Holy the firm. Paganism -- From An American childhood. Waking up ; Skin ; Being chased ; Jokes ; Waking up wild ; Old stone Presbyterian ; Turning out badly ; Envoy -- From The writing life. A writer in the world -- From Image. This is the life -- From Encounters with Chinese writers. Disneyland -- From Pilgrim at Tinker Creek. On foot in Virginia's Roanoke Valley ; Seeing ; The waters of separation -- Tsunami -- From For the time being. Footprints ; For the time being -- From Teaching a stone to talk. An expedition to the Pole.
Summary, etc.: In recognition of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author's long and lauded career as a master essayist, a landmark collection, including her most beloved pieces and some rarely seen work, rigorously curated by the author herself.
Subject: American essays.
Genre: Essays.

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