Item #353955 The Handmaid's Tale. Margaret Atwood.
The Handmaid's Tale
The Handmaid's Tale

A fine copy of the true first edition, signed

The Handmaid's Tale.

Toronto: McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1985.

First edition. 324 pp. 1 vols. Large 8vo. A fine copy of the true first edition, signed. Half burgundy and half cream-colored cloth with only the slightest rubbing to head and foot of spine, near fine, in unclipped, fine dust jacket Item #353955

The true first edition, preceding both the UK and US first editions, signed by the author on the title page. Winner of the 1985 Governor General's Award and the first Arthur C. Clarke Award in 1987, and nominated for the Nebula and the Booker awards, this modern dystopian novel now ranks with classics like Brave New World and Nineteen Eighty-Four.

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