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Interpreter of Maladies by  Jhumpa Lahiri - First Edition - 1999 - from Turn-The-Page Books and Biblio.com

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Interpreter of Maladies

by Lahiri, Jhumpa

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1999. First printing hard cover with dust jacket. Originally published in softcover, this is the first hard cover printing. Prior owner's name erased from top of front endpaper has left slight fading of apricot color. Otherwise fine, clean and unmarked Jacket rubbed at tips, lightly creased at spine ends, offered in new mylar cover. 198pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - 8" - 9" 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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