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Baudolino : A Novel. - Signed by  William Weaver (Trans.) Umberto Eco - Signed First Edition - 2002 - from GatesPastBooks and Biblio.com

Baudolino : A Novel. - Signed

by Umberto Eco, William Weaver (Trans.)

Condition: Fine/Fine


New York, San Diego, London: Harcourt, Inc., 2002. Boldly Signed by Eco on Title Page. A Fine copy, in Fine Dust Jacket (Contursi: A046c).. Signed by Author. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Baudolino is a 2000 novel by Umberto Eco about the adventures of a young man named Baudolino in the known and mythical Christian world of the 12th century. Baudolino was translated into English in 2001 by William Weaver. The novel presented a number of particular difficulties in translation, not the least of which is that there are ten or so pages written in a made-up language that is a mixture of Latin, medieval Italian, and other languages.


  • Bookseller: GatesPastBooks US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 931193
  • Title: Baudolino : A Novel. - Signed
  • Author: Umberto Eco, William Weaver (Trans.)
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition, First Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0151006903
  • ISBN 13: 9780151006908
  • Publisher: Harcourt, Inc.
  • Place: New York, San Diego, London
  • Date published: 2002
  • Keywords: Fiction, Literature, Historical Novel, Niketas Choniates, Crusades, Constantinople, Byzantine Empire, Mountebank, Philosophy, Myth, History
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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