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Christopher Unborn by  Carlos Fuentes - Hardcover - Limited/Numbered - from Black Sheep Books and Biblio.com

Christopher Unborn

by Fuentes, Carlos

Condition: Very Good/-


New York: Farrar-Straus-Giroux Signed by author, limited edition, #73 of 150 copies. Translated from the Spanish by Alfred MacAdam and the author. Red cloth, gilt titling on front and on faux black spine label, lightly marbelled end-papers, small black and white illustration on title page, smaller illustration on first page of each chapter. 531 pages. Slip case covered in same lightly marbelled paper as end papers. Very light scratches to spine label. Light shelf wear to slip case. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. Limited/Numbered. Hard Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Christopher Unborn is the tenth novel by Mexican author Carlos Fuentes. Originally published by the Fondo de Cultura Económica in 1987, the first U.S. edition was published in 1989 by Farrar, Straus & Giroux.




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