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Publication: The Handmaid's Tale

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  • Publication: The Handmaid's TalePublication Record # 566743
  • Author: Margaret Atwood
  • Date: date unknown
  • ISBN: 0-09-974091-5 [978-0-09-974091-9]
  • Publisher: Vintage (UK)
  • Price: 6.99
  • Pages: 324
  • Format:
    tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
  • Type: NOVEL
  • Cover: The Handmaid's Tale (1996) • by Fletcher Sibthorp
  • Notes:
    • 16th printing (number line "17 19 20 18 16" on copyright page).
    • The year of printing is not stated in the book.
    • "Published by Vintage 1996" stated on copyright page.
    • Cover artist stated on back.
    • Table of contents on unnumbered page 10.
    • The first numbered page is 13, which is also the first page of the novel. Counting backwards from there would make the front cover page number 3.
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