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The Eighth Day is set in a mining town in southern Illinois, the plot revolves around John Barrington Ashley, who is accused of murdering his neighbor Breckenridge Lansing. The novel was written over the course of twenty months while Wilder was living alone in Douglas, Arizona. The Eighth Day was the 1968 winner of the National Book Award. ---------------Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. Appears unread. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has minimal corner wear. 8vo; 8.5 inches tall; 435 pages. Book Club Edition. BCE.