LIVING BY THE WORD. Selected Writings 1973-1987. Alice Walker.

LIVING BY THE WORD. Selected Writings 1973-1987

New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1988). First edition. Paperback. Uncorrected Proof of this book of prose pieces. Perfect bound in sky blue printed wrappers, as issued. Here, the author expands on our intimate connection with plants and animals, the poisoning of our environment, and nuclear peril. She describes her struggles, sometimes humorous, to becoming a devout vegetarian. Finally, her Native American belief that all creation is of one substance, and she identifies closely with her own part Cherokee heritage (thanks to her great-grandmother). This copy would be in fine condition were it not for spine sunning that wraps around to the rear panel (about an inch). Item #13671
ISBN: 0151529000

Price: $75.00

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