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The Poisonwood Bible

The Poisonwood Bible

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The Poisonwood Bible

by Kingsolver, Barbara

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  • Hardcover
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ISBN 10
0060175400
ISBN 13
9780060175405
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Kingsolver, Barbara: The Poisonwood Bible VG/VG Used. 1998, HarperCollins Stated First Edition. Plot Summary: "In 1959 an overzealous Baptist minister named Nathan Price drags his wife and four daughters deep into the heart of the Congo on a mission to save the unenlightened souls of Africa. The five women narrate the novel. From the outset, the attitudes of the five women cover a wide spectrum." 6 1/2 X 9 5/8. 543 pages. Used. VG/VG. ISBN0060175400

Synopsis

The Poisonwood Bible (1998) by Barbara Kingsolver is a bestselling novel about a missionary family, the Prices, who in 1959 move from Georgia to the fictional village of Kilanga in the Belgian Congo. The Prices' story, which parallels their host country's tumultuous emergence into the post-colonial era, is narrated by the five women of the family: Orleanna, long-suffering wife of Baptist missionary Nathan Price, and their four daughters – Rachel, Leah, Adah, and Ruth May.

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Bookseller
Mary Riversong Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
106Kingsolverpoison2
Title
The Poisonwood Bible
Author
Kingsolver, Barbara
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Quantity Available
1
Edition
Stated First Edition
ISBN 10
0060175400
ISBN 13
9780060175405
Publisher
HarperCollins
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1998
Pages
543
Size
6 1/2 X 9 5/8
Keywords
Religion, Missionary, Fundamentalist, Extremist
Bookseller catalogs
Religion; History of Africa; women's Studies; Historical Fiction; 20th Century Literature; Young Adult; Action & Adventure;

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Mary Riversong Books. Online sales. Used Vintage First Editions. 19th and 20th Century Literature. Agatha Christie, Arthur Conan Doyle, H. Rider Haggard, Action & Adventure

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