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INTERPRETER OF MALADIES by  Jhumpa Lahiri - Paperback - First Edition - 1999 - from Bert Babcock - Bookseller, LLC and Biblio.com

INTERPRETER OF MALADIES: Stories

by Lahiri, Jhumpa

Condition: Minor toning to pages - which is common with this title - else a fine copy.


Boston & New York: A Mariner Original, 1999. First Edition. Softcover. Minor toning to pages - which is common with this title - else a fine copy.. First Edition. Softcover. First book by this London-born author who grew up in Rhode Island. The true first edition of this book - which was later issued in hardcover - is a paperback original in Houghton Mifflin's Mariner Original Series. It quite unexpectedly won the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Illustrated wrappers. First issue without Pulitzer Prize sticker.


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.


  • Bookseller: Bert Babcock - Bookseller, LLC US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 29033
  • Title: INTERPRETER OF MALADIES
  • Author: Lahiri, Jhumpa
  • Format/binding: Softcover
  • Book condition: Used - Minor toning to pages - which is common with this title - else a fine copy.
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 039592720X
  • ISBN 13: 9780395927205
  • Publisher: A Mariner Original
  • Place: Boston & New York
  • Date published: 1999
  • Keywords: stories, fiction, first, book, pulitzer, prize


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