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03: A NOVEL

03: A NOVEL

by Valtat, Jean-Christophe (Translated by Mitzi Angel)

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9780374100216
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0374100217
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2010. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2010. Softcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 85 pages. The author's second novel and first work to be translated into English. Now considered a contemporary classic. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a softcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Jean-Christophe Valtat's "03" in a felicitous English translation. His second novel. The title is the departmental code of Montperilleux, the novel's fictional French suburb. The novel itself is a long, introspective monologue, "written in one unbroken paragraph, about a teenage boy's unrequited love for a mentally handicapped girl he sees every… Read more
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BAGHDAD CALLING: REPORTS FROM TURKEY, SYRIA, JORDAN AND IRAQ

BAGHDAD CALLING: REPORTS FROM TURKEY, SYRIA, JORDAN AND IRAQ

by Van Kesteren, Geert (Photographer) & Various Contributors

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9789059730830
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9059730836
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Rotterdam, Netherlands: Episode Publishing, 2008. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. Rotterdam, Netherlands: Episode Publishing, 2008. Softcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 388 pages. Retrospective collection of photographs. One of the most important photography books of our time. The First Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a softcover original only that sold out shortly after publication. The First Edition is now rare. A brilliant production by Episode Publishing: Oversize-volume format. Pictorial softcovers with titles on the cover and spine, as issued. Photographs and text by Geert van Kesteren. His "professional" photographs are interspersed with cellphone images by Iraqi-refugee "amateurs" to maximum effect. Printed on newsprint stock paper to the highest standards. The reproduction quality is gritty and… Read more
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WHY MISTER, WHY? : IRAQ 2003-2004

WHY MISTER, WHY? : IRAQ 2003-2004

by Van Kesteren, Geert (Photographer) & Hirsh, Michael (Contributor)

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9789085460091
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9085460093
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Amsterdam, Netherlands: Artimo Publishers, 2004. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. Amsterdam, Netherlands: Artimo Publishers, 2004. Softcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 544 pages. Retrospective collection of photographs on subject. One of the most important photography books of our time. The First Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run of 3000 copies as a softcover original only that sold out shortly after publication. The First Edition is now rare. A brilliant production by Mevis & Van Deursen and Marijke Cobbenhagen: Regular-sized volume format. Glossy pictorial softcovers with titles on the cover and spine, as issued. Photographs and text by Geert van Kesteren. Text by Michael Hirsh. It is presented in both English and Arabic. Perforated page edges. Printed on glossy and uncoated stock papers in Amsterdam, The Netherlands to the… Read more
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KAMIL VARGA: SPIRALS

KAMIL VARGA: SPIRALS

by Varga, Kamil (Artist/Photographer) & Benicka, Lucia (Contributor)

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Poprad, Slovakia: Tatranska Galeria, 1993. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. Poprad, Slovakia: Tatranska Galeria, 1993. Softcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 10 pages. Exhibition Catalog. Collection of photographs, presented as a series of discrete postcards. The first and only edition. Published in a small and limited print run as a suite of postcards that are enclosed within a folder. The latter opens out on both ends. The folder and postcards are oversize, with text inside by the artist/photographer and Lucia Benicka. Printed on stiff, very thick, glossy stock paper in Poprad, Slovakia to the highest standards. Without DJ, as issued. Published on the occasion of the exhibition of the same name held at the Tatranska Galeria Poprad, Slovakia in 1993. Presents Kamil Varga's "Spirals". A sequence of light photographs by the Slovakian artist/photographer. As with all of his other work, Varga deploys dazzling, blinding… Read more
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IN PRAISE OF THE STEPMOTHER

IN PRAISE OF THE STEPMOTHER

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Translated by Alfred Mac Adam)

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9780374175832
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0374175837
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1990. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1990. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 150 pages. The author's tenth novel. One of Mario Vargas Llosa's finest achievements. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "In Praise of The Stepmother" in a felicitous English translation. His homage to the erotic novel and to Gustave Flaubert, one of several homages to Flaubert as stylist and as sensualist, which began with "The Perpetual Orgy" (1975) and culminated with "The Bad Girl" (2007) , a "remake" of "Madame Bovary". Mario Vargas Llosa is the… Read more
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DEATH IN THE ANDES

DEATH IN THE ANDES

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Author) & Grossman, Edith (Translator)

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9780374140014
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0374140014
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1996. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1996. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 276 pages. ISBN 0374140014.
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THE REAL LIFE OF ALEJANDRO MAYTA

THE REAL LIFE OF ALEJANDRO MAYTA

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Translated by Alfred MacAdam)

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9780374247768
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0374247765
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1986. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1986. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 310 pages. The author's seventh novel. One of Mario Vargas Llosa's finest achievements. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta" in a felicitous English translation. His astute psychological portrait of a modern revolutionary, in the form of an account by a former friend. Through this prism, the novel examines the long, violent, and painful history of Latin-American politics. Mario Vargas Llosa is the writer/intellectual/philosopher par excellence among the Latin-American geniuses… Read more
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CAPTAIN PANTOJA AND THE SPECIAL SERVICE

CAPTAIN PANTOJA AND THE SPECIAL SERVICE

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Translated by Gregory Kolovakos & Ronald Christ)

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9780060144944
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0060144947
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New York City, NY: Harper & Row, 1978. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Harper & Row, 1978. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 245 pages. The author's fourth novel. Now considered a late-modern classic. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now rare. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "Captain Pantoja And The Special Service" in a felicitous English translation. Described by Raymond Williams, the most important literary critic/scholar on the author, as "the discovery of humor". It consists of brilliantly depicted vignettes that document the relations between Peruvian armed forces and a corps of prostitutes assigned to visit military outposts in remote jungle areas. The technique of… Read more
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A FISH IN THE WATER: A MEMOIR

A FISH IN THE WATER: A MEMOIR

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Translated by Helen R. Lane)

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9780374155094
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0374155097
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1994. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1994. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 532 pages. The author's debut memoir. One of the most important political memoirs of the 20th century. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "A Fish In The Water" in a felicitous English translation. About his failed Presidential candidacy and evolving political philosophy. In 1990, the greatest Peruvian novelist of our time ran for President of his country. Naively idealistic, he ultimately lost, to the guns, goons, and gold of his opponent, Alberto Fujimori. Every country gets the leader it richly deserves:… Read more
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THE NOTEBOOKS OF DON RIGOBERTO

THE NOTEBOOKS OF DON RIGOBERTO

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Translated by Edith Grossman)

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9780374223274
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0374223270
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1998. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1998. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 260 pages. The author's twelfth novel. Now considered a late-modern classic. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now rare. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "The Notebooks of Don Rigoberto" in a felicitous English translation. The sequel to "In Praise of The Stepmother". It is another heartfelt homage to the erotic novel and to Gustave Flaubert. For Vargas Llosa, erotic power is the one Good Side of the very bad side of life called power, his lifelong subject. The novel is one of several homages to Flaubert as master stylist of language and as sensualist,… Read more
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WHO KILLED PALOMINO MOLERO?

WHO KILLED PALOMINO MOLERO?

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Translated by Alfred MacAdam)

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9780571147441
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0571147445
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1987. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1987. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 151 pages. The author's eighth novel. Now considered a late-modern classic. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "Who Killed Palomino Molero" in a felicitous English translation. His "detective-thriller" novel, told in Vargas Llosa's inimitable antic vein. Mario Vargas Llosa is the writer/intellectual/philosopher par excellence among the Latin-American geniuses of the so-called Boom: He refuses to be categorized, labeled, and reduced by ideology, whether it is Fascist conservatism, political… Read more
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THE NEIGHBORHOOD

THE NEIGHBORHOOD

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Author) & Grossman, Edith (Translator)

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9780374155124
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0374155127
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New York City, NY: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2018. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/As New Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2018. Hardcover. As New/As New. First Edition/First Printing. 244 pages. The author's eighteenth novel. One of Mario Vargas Llosa's finest achievements. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "Cinco Esquinas" in a felicitous English translation as "The Neighborhood". From the Modern Master on sex-as-politics, his sexiest political novel. Mario Vargas Llosa is the writer/intellectual/philosopher par excellence among the Latin-American geniuses of the so-called Boom: He refuses to be categorized, labeled, and reduced by ideology, whether it is Fascist conservatism, political correctness, or… Read more
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THE DISCREET HERO

THE DISCREET HERO

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Author) & Grossman, Edith (Translator)

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9780374146740
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0374146748
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2013. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/As New Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2013. Hardcover. As New/As New. First Edition/First Printing. 325 pages. The author's fifteenth novel. One of Mario Vargas Llosa's finest achievements. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "El heroe discreto" in a felicitous English translation. Make that two indiscreet, unforgettable heroes. "Follows two characters whose lives are destined to intersect: Felicito Yanaque, a small businessman in Piura, who finds himself the victim of blackmail, and Ismael Carrera, the successful owner of an insurance company in Lima, who hatches a plan to avenge himself… Read more
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THE LANGUAGE OF PASSION: SELECTED COMMENTARY

THE LANGUAGE OF PASSION: SELECTED COMMENTARY

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Translated by Natasha Wimmer)

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9780374183264
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0374183260
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2003. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2003. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 292 pages. Retrospective collection of literary and political essays. One of the finest collections of its kind ever published in our time. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "The Language of Passion" in a felicitous English translation. His second collection of essays, most of which originally appeared in his El Pais column, "Touchstone". The title captures both Vargas Llosa's sensibility and the response that his work often elicits: He is a critic of power and a sensualist who also worships reason;… Read more
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THE REAL LIFE OF ALEJANDRO MAYTA: THE LIMITED EDITION

THE REAL LIFE OF ALEJANDRO MAYTA: THE LIMITED EDITION

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Translated by Alfred MacAdam)

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9780374247768
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0374247765
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1986. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1986. Hardcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 310 pages. The author's seventh novel. One of Mario Vargas Llosa's finest achievements. Limited Slipcased Edition of 125 numbered and signed copies. One of only two Limited Editions published by FSG of Vargas Llosa's books thus far (the other is "The War of The End of The World") , the limitation is among the smallest there is, considering it is a major work by a major writer. The Limited Edition is now rare. An austerely elegant production by Farrar, Straus & Giroux: Regular-sized volume format. Brown cloth boards with gilt titles embossed on the spine, as issued. Text by Mario Vargas Llosa. Cream hard board slipcase. Printed on archival stock paper in the United States to the highest standards. Without DJ, as issued. Presents,… Read more
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WHO KILLED PALOMINO MOLERO?

WHO KILLED PALOMINO MOLERO?

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Author) & Alfred MacAdam (Translator)

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9780571147441
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0571147445
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1987. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1987. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 151 pages. The author's eighth novel. Now considered a late-modern classic. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "Who Killed Palomino Molero" in a felicitous English translation. His "detective-thriller" novel, told in Vargas Llosa's inimitable antic vein. Mario Vargas Llosa is the writer/intellectual/philosopher par excellence among the Latin-American geniuses of the so-called Boom: He refuses to be categorized, labeled, and reduced by ideology, whether it is Fascist conservatism, political… Read more
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MAKING WAVES: ESSAYS

MAKING WAVES: ESSAYS

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Translated by John King)

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9780374200381
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0374200386
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1997. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1997. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 338 pages. Retrospective collection of literary and political essays. One of the finest collections of its kind ever published. The first appearance of the title in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. The DJ Cover features an original portrait of Vargas Llosa by Fernando Botero. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "Making Waves" in a felicitous English translation. Selected by the author himself. While he believes being provocative for its own sake is a cheap shot, many of these essays "made waves", that is, generated enormous controversy when they first appeared, and made the author more aware… Read more
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THE NOTEBOOKS OF DON RIGOBERTO

THE NOTEBOOKS OF DON RIGOBERTO

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Translated by Edith Grossman)

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9780571193097
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0571193099
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London, England: Faber & Faber, 1998. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. London, England: Faber & Faber, 1998. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 260 pages. The author's twelfth novel. Now considered a late-modern classic. The first appearance of the title in the United Kingdom. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now rare. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "The Notebooks of Don Rigoberto" in a felicitous English translation. The sequel to "In Praise of The Stepmother". For Vargas Llosa, eroticism is the one Good Side of the very bad side of life called power. Mario Vargas Llosa is the writer/intellectual/philosopher par excellence among the Latin-American geniuses of the so-called Boom: He refuses to be categorized, labeled, and reduced by ideology, whether it is Fascist conservatism,… Read more
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MAKING WAVES: ESSAYS

MAKING WAVES: ESSAYS

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Translated by John King)

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9780374200381
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New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1997. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1997. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 338 pages. Retrospective collection of literary and political essays. One of the finest collections of its kind ever published in our time. The first appearance of the title in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. The DJ Cover features an original portrait of Vargas Llosa by Fernando Botero. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "Making Waves" in a felicitous English translation. Selected by the author himself. While he believes being provocative for its own sake is a cheap shot, many of these essays "made waves", that is, generated enormous controversy when they first appeared, and made the… Read more
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THE CUBS AND OTHER STORIES

THE CUBS AND OTHER STORIES

by Vargas Llosa, Mario (Translated by Gregory Kolovakos & Ronald Christ)

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First Edition. First Printing.
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060144913
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0060144912
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New York City, NY: Harper & Row, 1979. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Harper & Row, 1979. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 139 pages. The author's debut collection of short stories and first book. One of the most important literary debuts of the 20th century. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited first print run as a hardcover original only. The First Edition is now rare. Presents Mario Vargas Llosa's "The Cubs" in a felicitous English translation. His sensational debut. The eponymous novella piece is about the horrifying castration of a boy by a Great Dane. How he goes through life emasculated, that is, what being powerless really means, particularly in the machismo culture of Latin America, is one of the most moving stories anyone is ever likely to read. Mario… Read more
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