The Blue Flower by Penelope Fitzgerald buy used Used & Rare price $7.05 new from$11.36 shop with confidence SPECIAL SHIPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR USED & RARE ITEMS. Please see the special considerations for shipping Used & Rare items, including extended delivery times, possible import duties & taxes. Delivered in 3-5 weeks Format: Softcover Publisher: Mariner Books Condition: The following ISBNs are associated with this title: ISBN - 10:0395859972 ISBN - 13:9780395859971 Seller Comments: Book has appearance of only minimal use. All pages are undamaged with no significant creases or tears. With pride from Motor City. All books guaranteed. Best Service, Best Prices. From the Publisher In eighteenth-century Germany, the impetuous student of philosophy who will later gain fame as the Romantic poet Novalis seeks his father''s permission to wed his true philosophy -- a plain, simple child named Sophie. The attachment shocks his family and friends. This brilliant young man, betrothed to a twelve-year-old dullard! How can it be? A literary sensation and a bestseller in England and the United States, The Blue Flower was one of eleven books- and the only paperback- chosen as an Editor''s Choice by the New York Times Book Review. The 1997 National Book Critics Circle Award Winner in Fiction.