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Publication: The Sparrow

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  • Publication: The SparrowPublication Record # 47628
  • Author: Mary Doria Russell
  • Date: 1996-10-00
  • ISBN: 0-679-45150-1 [978-0-679-45150-1]
  • Publisher: Villard / Random House
  • Price: $23.00
  • Pages: 408
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Type: NOVEL
  • Cover: The Sparrow by Giotto [as by Giotto di Bondone]
  • Notes:
    • On copyright page: "First Edition", printing line "9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2" (ends in "2"), "Copyright (c) 1996 by Mary Doria Russell" and ISBN.
    • Also verified are the other first printing points as noted by multiple ABE booksellers (including L.W. Currey): "karstic" instead of "karst," page 16, line 12; "thirty two feet per second" instead of "thirty two feet per second per second," page 95, lines 9-10; and first issue dust jacket with the photograph on back flap credited to "Dina Ross" instead of "Dina Rossi."
    • On jacket front flap: "FPT", "U.S.A. $23.00" and "Canada $32.00".
    • On jacket back flap: "10/96" publication date, and jacket art credit to Giotto di Bondone.
    • PV3's copy has all the above chararcteristics but has only "FPT" (no prices) on jacket front flap.
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Primary Verifications

Verifier Date Type Last User Activity Date
Markwood 2017-01-29 13:12:36 Permanent 2020-01-24
PeteYoung 2017-02-21 02:55:44 Permanent 2020-01-24
Hauck 2018-01-13 11:18:50 Permanent 2018-06-29

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Clute/Nicholls Not Verified    
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Contento1 (anth/coll) Not Verified    
Locus1 Verified Chris J 2011-01-14 19:59:30
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Tuck Not Verified    
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Bleiler1 (Gernsback) Not Verified    
Currey Not Verified    
Bleiler Supernatural Not Verified    
Bleiler78 Not Verified    
OCLC/Worldcat Verified Chris J 2011-01-14 19:59:30
Bleiler Early Years Not Verified    
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