The Bridge of San Luis Rey : Harper Perennial Olive Edition
by Thornton Wilder


Overview -

Thornton Wilder's classic novel--now available in a limited Olive Edition--features previously unpublished notes and other illuminating documentary material as well as an updated afterword by his nephew, Tappan Wilder, and a foreword by Russell Banks.  Read more...


 
Paperback
  • $10.00
Sorry: This item is not currently available.

FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 19 copies from $3.04
 
Download

This item is available only to U.S. billing addresses.
 
 
 
 

Customers Also Bought

Products
More About The Bridge of San Luis Rey by Thornton Wilder
 
 
 
Overview

Thornton Wilder's classic novel--now available in a limited Olive Edition--features previously unpublished notes and other illuminating documentary material as well as an updated afterword by his nephew, Tappan Wilder, and a foreword by Russell Banks.

"On Friday noon, July the twentieth, 1714, the finest bridge in all Peru broke and precipitated five travelers into the gulf below." With this celebrated sentence, one of the towering achievements in American fiction, and a novel read throughout the world, begins.

By fate or chance, a monk has witnessed the collapse. Brother Juniper, moved by the tragedy, embarks on a quest to prove a higher order is at work in the deaths of those who perished. His search leads readers on a timeless investigation into the nature of love and the meaning of the human condition.


 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780062421104
  • ISBN-10: 0062421107
  • Publisher: Perennial
  • Publish Date: September 2015
  • Page Count: 121
  • Dimensions: 0.5 x 4.75 x 7.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.2 pounds


Related Categories

Books > Fiction > Classics
Books > Fiction > Literary
Books > Fiction > Historical - General

 
BAM Customer Reviews