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Widows

by Dorfman, Ariel

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Minotavros Books
Published
1989
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Near Fine
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New York: King Penguin, 1989. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. 146 pp. Some light wear to extremities, else fine. "Widows" is a political novel set in Nazi-occupied Greece in 1940, about the horror of being "disappeared" and the ingenious and implacable courage of those who insist on knowing who is alive and who is dead.… Read more
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My Invented Country: A Nostalgic Journey Through Chile

by Allende, Isabel

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Minotavros Books
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
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1st American Edition
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New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 2003. 1st American Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Tranlsated from the Spanish. Quarter brown cloth, cream paper boards. 199 pp. Fine condition. Isabel Allende carries with her even today the mark of the politics of her homeland. In My Invented Country, she explores the role of memory and nostalgia in shaping her life,… Read more
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Pablo Neruda: A New Decade - Poems 1958-1967

by Neruda, Pablo; Belitt, Ben and Alastair Reid [translators]

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Minotavros Books
Published
1969
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Good
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New York: Grove Press, 1969. Soft Cover. Good. 5" x 8" Paperback. Edited with an introduction by Ben Belitt. Spanish and English, facing translations. 274 p.p. Damp staining to covers, title page, and select bibliography at rear. Age toning to pages. Curling to front cover and light wear to edges. Ink ownership inscription to head of title page.… Read more
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Burning Patience

by Skarmeta, Antonio and Katherine Silver [Translator]

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Minotavros Books
Published
1987
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Pantheon Books, 1987. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Examination Copy of the First English Language Edition. A Pantheon Modern Writers Original. Paperback, 118, [4]pp. 'Examination copy' stamped to front inner cover and half-title, a tiny stain to fore-edge, ownership signature to head of half-title, and light rubbing to edges and extremities, otherwise near fine.… Read more
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The Last Song of Manuel Sendero

by Dorfman, Ariel

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Minotavros Books
Published
1987
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Near Fine
Edition
1st English Edition
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New York: Viking, 1987. 1st English Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. SIGNED with inscription from Author to FFEP. Translated from the original Spanish by George Shivers, originally published as La Ultima Cancion de Manuel Sendero. 450 p.p., [3 p.p.]. Quarter red cloth with red paper boards, gilt lettering to spine. Spine ends bumped, else fine. Dust… Read more
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Hard Rain

by Dorfman, Ariel

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Minotavros Books
Published
1990
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Near Fine
Edition
1st English Edition
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Columbia, Louisiana: Readers International, 1990. 1st English Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 12mo. SIGNED with inscription to FFEP by the author, "For Greg, Ariel Dorfman, Toronto 1991." Translated from the original Spanish by George Shivers, for which the original title was Moros en la Costa. viii, [5], 14-270 p.p. Blue cloth boards. Light bumping to spine heel.… Read more
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Charleston & Other Stories

by Donoso, Jose; Conrad, Andree [translator]

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Minotavros Books
Published
1977
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Near Fine
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Boston: David R. Godine, 1977. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. SIGNED by author to title page. First published in Spanish as Cuentos [1971]. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. 176 p.p. Light bumping to spine ends and corners, lightly sunned to spine and top edges of boards, bump to fore edge of boards near head.… Read more
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The Insurrection

by Skarmeta, Antonio

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Minotavros Books
Published
1983
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Very Good
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Hanover, N.H.: Ediciones Del Norte, 1983. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Translated by Paula Sharp. Original title "La insurrecion." Paperback. 247 p.p. Damp staining to fore edge, spine, and rear cover, wear and bumping to corners, crease and scuff to front cover. Ink ownership inscription to half title. The Insurrection is an impressive novel about the struggle in… Read more
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Widows

by Dorfman, Ariel

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Published
1983
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Near Fine
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London: Pluto Press, 1983. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. SIGNED with inscription by author to FFEP: "For Greg, I don't even have a copy of this edition. Love, Ariel. October 1991." vii, 146 p.p. Translated from the Spanish by Stephen Kessler. Black cloth boards with silver titling to spine. Lightly bumped at spine ends, else fine.… Read more
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Hard Rain

by Dorfman, Ariel; Shivers, George (translator)

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Minotavros Books
Published
1990
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Near Fine
Edition
1st English Edition
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Columbia, Louisiana: Readers International, 1990. 1st English Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 12mo. SIGNED with inscription to FFEP by the author, "For Greg, Ariel Dorfman, October 1991, Toronto." Translated from the original Spanish by George Shivers, for which the original title was Moros en la Costa. viii, [5], 14-270 p.p. Blue cloth boards. Light bumping to spine… Read more
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Desert Memories: Journeys Through the Chilean North

by Dorfman, Ariel

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Published
2004
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Near Fine
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Washington [D.C.]: National Geographic Society, 2004. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 283 p.p. Quarter bound in black cloth with brown paper boards. Colour pictorial dust jacket has slight bumping to head at rear, else fine. B&W photos throughout. El Norte Grande of Chile is the world's driest desert, a vast, barren expanse where a person can live… Read more
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Death and the Maiden

by Dorfman, Ariel

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Minotavros Books
Published
1994
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Near Fine
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Toronto: The Canadian Stage Company, 1994. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 5.5" x 8" The Canadian Stage Company Playbill for Death and the Maiden, based on the 1990 play by Chilean playwright. Signed by author to founding Artistic Director of the Internal Fesival of Authors, Greg Gatenby, Toronto 1995. Staple-bound pamphlet. 12 p.p. The play ran form May 13… Read more
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Arte Mayor De Los Andes. Museo Chileno De Arte Precolombino

by Works from American Anthropologist, 1962 By Murra, J.

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Minotavros Books
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st American Edition
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Santiago: Bianco O'Higgins, 1989. 1st American Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to. In Spanish. No jacket. Colourful illustrations to every page. 103 p.p. Paperback. Card covers with inner flaps. Light wear to extremities. Some small marks to covers. Interior clean. Near fine copy of book.
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The House in the Sand

by Neruda, Pablo

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Published
1966
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Fine
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USA: Milkweed, 1966. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Translated by Dennis Maloney and Clark M. Zlotchew. Foreword by Marjorie Agosin. Afterword by Ariel Dorfman. 122 p.p. Cloth. Very light bruising along edges of dust jacket. Title stamped into front board. No marks to boards. SIGNED by Ariel Dorfman on f.f.e.p.. Clean, fine copy of book. Ricardo Eliécer Neftalí Reyes… Read more
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2666 [3 Volumes]

by Bolano, Roberto

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Minotavros Books
Published
2008
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 2008. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Paperback. Original slipcase. In publishers shrinkwrap. Published posthumously, Roberto Bolano's [1953-2007] science fiction masterpiece is set in Santa Teresa, where hundreds of women have vanished in a decade. A German author, New York reporter, a widowed philosopher and a police detective set out to solve… Read more
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Burning Patience

by Skarmeta, Antonio; Silver, Kathleen [Translator]

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Published
1994
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Saint Paul, Minnesota: Graywolf Press, 1994. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Graywolf Discovery Series. Paperback. 128 p.p. One of Skarmeta's most popular novels about a postman and his relationship with Pablo Neruda, Burning Patience inspired four film adaptations and stage performances. Laid-in news release from Graywolf Press. Light rubbing to covers, extremities. Ownership signature to top right corner of… Read more
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I Dreamt the Snow Was Burning

by Skarmeta, Antonio

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Published
1985
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Near Fine
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London: Readers International, 1985. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 18mo. No jacket. Paperback. 220 p.p. Signature from author to title page. Browning to page ends. Light rubbing to extremities. A near fine copy of book. Skarmeta is a Chilean writer. He was awarded Chile's National Literature Prize in 2014.
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Burning Patience

by SKARMETA, ANTONIO; SILVER, KATHERINE [Translator]

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Minotavros Books
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Pantheon Books, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 12mo [tall]. First English Edition. Original jacket and quarter-cloth peach boards and off-white buckram spine.118 p.p., [1]. Signed by the author on f.f.e.p. Small ownership signature above. Light rubbing to jacket covers and wear at tips. Front inner flap clipped. Binding tight. Interior clean, bright. Near fine.… Read more
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Mascara

by Dorfman, Ariel

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Minotavros Books
Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Viking Penguin, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Original jacket and publishers quarter-cloth white spine over salmon coloured boards. 158 p.p. Signed by the author on f.f.e.p., with small ownership signature to upper right corner. Light rubbing to jacket. Slight smudge to upper front inner flap. Front inner flap clipped. Light rubbing to boards. Tight binding. Interior… Read more
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Widows

by Dorfman, Ariel

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Minotavros Books
Published
1983
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Near Fine
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New York: Pantheon Books, 1983. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. vii, 146 p.p. Half bound cloth, paper boards. Some small tearing to the corners of coloured dust-jacket. Boards are clean. Inscription from author to f.f. endpaper. Overall, a clean copy of book. In near fine condition.
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