San Diego. 1988. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. 1st Edition. Very Good in Dustjacket. ISBN: 0151529000. 196 pages. hardcover. Jacket design by Vaughn Andrews. FROM THE PUBLISHER-In meditative and passionate prose, these provocative essays explore feminist, environmental, and political issues and shed new light on racial debates, including the controversy surrounding Walker's bestseller, THE COLOR PURPLE. inventory #10026.