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The Interpreter of Maladies. by  Jhumpa LAHIRI - Paperback - First edition / First printing. - 1999.  - from Orpheus Books and Biblio.com

The Interpreter of Maladies.

by LAHIRI, Jhumpa

Condition: Fine with slight toning to the pages.


Boston: Houghton Mifflin / Mariner Books, 1999. First edition / First printing. Illustrated wrappers. Fine with slight toning to the pages. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Hemingway. The author's first book. A paperbound original.


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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