Tales of the City by Armistead Maupin - MTO
The Tales of the City series, authored by American writer Armistead Maupin, was written across a span of nine books from 1978 to 2014. The stories from Tales were originally serialized prior to their novelization, with the first four titles appearing as regular installments in the San Francisco Chronicle, while the fifth appeared in the San Francisco Examiner.
Our custom-printed jacket design for this set features the iconic skyline of San Francisco across the spines of five of the hardcover books.
- 28 Barbary Lane
- Return to/Back to Barbary Lane
- Michael Tolliver Lives
- Mary Ann in Autumn
- The Days of Anna Madrigal
Please note that books included may change periodically as titles go in and out of print. The sizing of the books may vary.
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