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Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri - Paperback - Signed First Edition - 1999 - from Quaker House Books and Biblio.com

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Interpreter of Maladies

by Jhumpa Lahiri

Condition: Very Good


Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1999. First Edition. First Printing of the original paperback. Winner of the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for fiction and the Hemingway Foundation/Pen Award. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Tight, clean, unmarked, crisp copy. Light bumping to edges of illustrated covers. In mylar cover. A collection of nine stories about natives of India and American Indians and their adjustments to the "New World". Thank you for your patronage.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Interpreter of Maladies is a 2000 collection of nine short stories by Indian American author Jhumpa Lahiri. It won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award. It was also chosen as The New Yorker's Best Debut of the Year. The stories are about the lives of Indians and Indian Americans who are caught between the culture they have inherited and the "New World" they now find themselves in.




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