#1 Best seller,The Handmaids Tale, By Margaret Atwood 1986‏

Number one best seller, The Handmaids Tale, By Margaret Atwood, Published by Houghton Mifflin Company Boston 1986. Condition as new, never been read, no damage of any kind, Dustcover perfect. Hardback. Set in the near future, in a totalitarian theocracy which has overthrown the United States government, The Handmaid's Tale explores themes of women in subjugation and the various means by which they gain agency. The novel's title was inspired by Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales, which is a series of connected stories ("The Merchant's Tale", "The Parson's Tale", etc.). The Handmaid's Tale won the 1985 Governor General's Award and the first Arthur C. Clarke Award in 1987, and it was nominated for the 1986 Nebula Award, the 1986 Booker Prize and the 1987 Prometheus Award. It has been adapted for the cinema, radio, opera, and stage.

Item ID: 001697

#1 Best seller,The Handmaids Tale, By Margaret Atwood 1986‏

#1 Best seller,The Handmaids Tale, By Margaret Atwood 1986‏
#1 Best seller,The Handmaids Tale, By Margaret Atwood 1986‏
#1 Best seller,The Handmaids Tale, By Margaret Atwood 1986‏
#1 Best seller,The Handmaids Tale, By Margaret Atwood 1986‏
#1 Best seller,The Handmaids Tale, By Margaret Atwood 1986‏
#1 Best seller,The Handmaids Tale, By Margaret Atwood 1986‏

Number one best seller, The Handmaids Tale, By Margaret Atwood, Published by Houghton Mifflin Company Boston 1986. Condition as new, never been read, no damage of any kind, Dustcover perfect. Hardback. Set in the near future, in a totalitarian theocracy which has overthrown the United States government, The Handmaid's Tale explores themes of women in subjugation and the various means by which they gain agency. The novel's title was inspired by Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales, which is a series of connected stories ("The Merchant's Tale", "The Parson's Tale", etc.). The Handmaid's Tale won the 1985 Governor General's Award and the first Arthur C. Clarke Award in 1987, and it was nominated for the 1986 Nebula Award, the 1986 Booker Prize and the 1987 Prometheus Award. It has been adapted for the cinema, radio, opera, and stage.

Item ID: 001697

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