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Mating by Norman Rush (1991) HB DJ 1st National Book Award Winner!
 

Mating by Norman Rush (1991) HB DJ 1st National Book Award Winner!

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Alfred A. Knopf, 1991, 1st printing. First editon hardcover book in VG condition - tight and square and unmarked. There are several small, very faint, spots on the boards. The spine ends are a little bumped.

The price-clipped dustjacket is VG- condition. It is stiiff and bright and glossy with some minor scratches and light rubbing. There is some edge wear and some tiny (less than 1/16 inch) tears at the top and bottom of the spine.

Set in the backwaters of Botswana in the years of apartheid, MATING's narrator is a wry, flippant, and unnamed graduate student who finds herself attracted to an eccentric anthropologist who has founded an utopian society in the Kalahari Desert that consists almost entirely of abused African women--beggars, prostitutes, and mistreated wives. Winner of the National Book Award in 1991, Norman Rush's polymorphic novel is full of intellectual and political thought, intriguing social insight, rambunctious and witty prose, and a refined understanding of the nature of love.

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