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Outer dark, Cormac McCarthy

Label
Outer dark
Title
Outer dark
Statement of responsibility
Cormac McCarthy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This stark novel is set in an unspecified place in Appalachia, sometime around the turn of the century. A woman bears her brother's child, a boy; he leaves the baby in the woods and tells her he died of natural causes. Discovering her brother's lie, she sets forth alone to find her son. Both brother and sister wander separately through a countryside being scourged by three terrifying and elusive strangers, headlong toward an eerie, apocalyptic resolution
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Label
Outer dark, Cormac McCarthy
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
438423
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
242 p.
Lccn
68014496
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): 1st printing. Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1989 (Access. No. 1989-057). Signed by author. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): 1st printing. Forms part of Woolmer Collection of Cormac McCarthy. Purchased from J. Howard Woolmer, 2006 (Access. No. 2006-115). Publisher's remainder stamp 'H' on front free endpaper. With covered dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): 1st printing. Forms part of Woolmer Collection of Cormac McCarthy. Purchased from J. Howard Woolmer, 2006 (Access. No. 2006-115). Author's inscribed presentation copy for Howard Woolmer. Review copy notice (1 slip) laid in. With covered dust jacket. In a custom-made, blue cloth-covered clamshell box.
Label
Outer dark, Cormac McCarthy
Publication
Control code
438423
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
242 p.
Lccn
68014496
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): 1st printing. Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1989 (Access. No. 1989-057). Signed by author. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): 1st printing. Forms part of Woolmer Collection of Cormac McCarthy. Purchased from J. Howard Woolmer, 2006 (Access. No. 2006-115). Publisher's remainder stamp 'H' on front free endpaper. With covered dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): 1st printing. Forms part of Woolmer Collection of Cormac McCarthy. Purchased from J. Howard Woolmer, 2006 (Access. No. 2006-115). Author's inscribed presentation copy for Howard Woolmer. Review copy notice (1 slip) laid in. With covered dust jacket. In a custom-made, blue cloth-covered clamshell box.

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