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Interpreter of Maladies: Stories by  Jhumpa Lahiri - Paperback - First Edition, 2nd printing - 1999 - from rohebooks and

Interpreter of Maladies: Stories

by Lahiri, Jhumpa

Condition: Very Good

Mariner Books, 1999. First Edition, 2nd printing. Paperback. Very Good. First Edition, 2nd printing of Lahiri's first book and winner of the Pulitzer Prize, a paperback original preceding the Houghton Mifflin hardcover by a year. This copy has the usual toning to the paper, otherwise it's clean, with no creases or tears. In stock, ready to ship now from Evanston, IL!

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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