Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Beloved - 04 edition

Beloved (ISBN10: 1400033411; ISBN13: 9781400033416)
ISBN13: 978-1400033416
ISBN10: 1400033411

Summary: Beloved is Toni Morrison's enchanting Pulitzer Prize winning novel. First published in 1987, Beloved brings into comprehension the unimaginable experience of slavery. Set in post-Civil War Ohio, it is the story of Sethe, an escaped slave who has risked her life in order to wrench herself from a living death; who has lost a husband and buried a child; who has borne the unthinkable and not gone mad. Sethe, who now lives in a small house on the edge of town with her d ...show moreaughter, Denver, her mother-in-law, Baby Suggs, and a disturbing, mesmerizing apparition who calls herself Beloved.

Sethe works at "beating back the past," but it makes itself heard and felt incessantly: in her memory; in Denver's fear of the world outside the house; in the sadness that consumes Baby Suggs; in the arrival of Paul D, a fellow former slave; and, most powerfully, in Beloved, whose childhood belongs to the hideous logic of slavery and who has now come from the "place over there" to claim retribution for what she lost and for what was taken from her. Sethe's struggle to keep Beloved from gaining possession of her present--and to throw off the long-dark legacy of her past--is at the center of this spellbinding novel. But it also moves beyond its particulars, combining imagination and the vision of legend with the unassailable truths of history.

Upon the original publication of Beloved, John Leonard wrote in the Los Angeles Times: "I can't imagine American literature without it." In fact, more than a decade later, it remains a preeminent novel of our time, speaking with timeless clarity and power to our experience as a nation with a past of both abominable and ennobling circumstance.
...show less

Edition/Copyright: 04
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Vintage Books
Published: 06/08/2004
International: No

View Author Bio



List Price: $16.00
Used $6.24
Used
Save $9.76 (61%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 5 hours and 41 minutes and it ships by Noon CT today!
New  Currently Sold Out
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

137 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Beloved
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (137)  |  New (24)  |  Like New (3)  |  Very Good (16)  |  Good (85)  |  Acceptable (9)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$6.24
+$3.99 s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$9.73
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$6.98
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Apple Valley
Apple Valley, MN
Seller Rating: 0
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$6.98
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Parmer
Austin, TX
Seller Rating: 5
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cdrom or access ...show morecodes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$6.98
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB - Olathe
Olathe, KS
Seller Rating: 5
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$6.98
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-South Park Meadows
Austin, TX
Seller Rating: 0
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cd-om or access ...show morecodes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$6.98
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-South Park Meadows
Austin, TX
Seller Rating: 0
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cd-om or access ...show morecodes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$6.98
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Bloomingdale
Palatine, IL
Seller Rating: 0
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$6.98
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Roseville
Roseville, MN
Seller Rating: 0
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$6.98
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Cedar Park
Cedar Park, TX
Seller Rating: 5
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$6.98
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-South Park Meadows
Austin, TX
Seller Rating: 0
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cd-om or access ...show morecodes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$5.59
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Niles
Niles, IL
Seller Rating: 1
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cd-rom or access ...show more codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
Page:   < Previous   |     1     2     3     4     5     6     7     8     9     10     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close