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The Grass Is Singing

(1950)
A novel by

 
 
Set in Rhodesia, this is the story of Dick, a failed white farmer and his wife, Mary, dependent and disappointed. Both are trapped by poverty, and in the heat of the brick and tin house, hemmed in by the bush, Mary finds herself seeking solace in the arms of the houseboy.


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Hardback Editions

March 2000 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Grass is Singing
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-00-225755-6 / 978-0-00-225755-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Flamingo
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September 1986 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Grass is Singing (Large Print Edition)
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 1-85089-129-X / 978-1-85089-129-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Large Print Books
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April 1986 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Grass Is Singing
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-435-12129-4 / 978-0-435-12129-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books
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April 1975 : USA Hardback

Title: The Grass Is Singing
Author(s): Doris May Lessing
ISBN: 0-690-00747-7 / 978-0-690-00747-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell, New York
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March 1950 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Grass is Singing
Author(s): Doris May Lessing
ISBN: 0-7181-0163-4 / 978-0-7181-0163-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Michael Joseph Ltd
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Paperback Editions

May 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Grass is Singing
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-00-759446-1 / 978-0-00-759446-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fourth Estate
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2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Grass is Singing
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-00-749880-2 / 978-0-00-749880-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fourth Estate Ltd
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2011 : UK Paperback

Title: The Grass is Singing
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ISBN: 0-00-790365-0 / 978-0-00-790365-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: n/a
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September 2008 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Grass Is Singing: A Novel
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-06-167374-9 / 978-0-06-167374-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classics
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September 1989 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Grass Is Singing
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-586-08924-1 / 978-0-586-08924-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Paladin
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January 2000 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Grass Is Singing (Penguin ELT Readers: Level 5: 2300 Headwords: Upper-Intermediate)
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-582-41789-9 / 978-0-582-41789-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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December 1999 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Grass Is Singing: A Novel (Perennial Classics)
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-06-095346-2 / 978-0-06-095346-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classics
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December 1998 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Grass Is Singing (Penguin ELT Readers: Level 5: 2300 Headwords: Upper-Intermediate)
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-582-40263-8 / 978-0-582-40263-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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March 1995 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Grass Is Singing (Penguin ELT Readers: Level 5: 2300 Headwords: Upper-Intermediate)
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-14-081503-1 / 978-0-14-081503-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books
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April 1976 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Grass is Singing The (Plume Fiction)
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-452-26119-8 / 978-0-452-26119-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Plume
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March 1992 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Grass Is Singing (Penguin ELT Readers: Level 5: 2300 Headwords: Upper-Intermediate)
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-14-081355-1 / 978-0-14-081355-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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1985 : Zimbabwe Paperback
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Title: The Grass is Singing
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-949225-00-2 / 978-0-949225-00-9 (Zimbabwe edition)
Publisher: Zimbabwe Publishing House
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June 1980 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Grass Is Singing
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-586-05103-1 / 978-0-586-05103-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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April 1976 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Grass Is Singing
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-452-25119-2 / 978-0-452-25119-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Plume
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April 1976 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Grass Is Singing
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-452-25347-0 / 978-0-452-25347-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Plume
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April 1976 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Grass Is Singing
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-452-25482-5 / 978-0-452-25482-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Plume
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April 1976 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Grass is Singing
Author(s): Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-452-25772-7 / 978-0-452-25772-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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April 1974 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Grass Is Singing
Author(s): Doris May Lessing
ISBN: 0-14-001525-6 / 978-0-14-001525-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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April 1973 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Grass Is Singing
Author(s): Ms Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0-435-90131-1 / 978-0-435-90131-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Heinemann
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Kindle Editions

May 2013 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: Grass Is Singing: A Novel
Author(s): Doris Lessing
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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January 2012 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Grass is Singing
Author(s): Doris Lessing
Publisher: Fourth Estate
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