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QUEEN OF DREAMS

QUEEN OF DREAMS

by Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee

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First Edition. First Printing.
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780385506823
ISBN 10
0385506821
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CHICAGO, Illinois
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New York City, NY: Doubleday, 2004. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Doubleday, 2004. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 340 pages. The author's fourth novel. Review Copy. Review Materials laid-in. The First Hardcover Edition. 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 Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni's "Queen of Dreams". Her best novel. "Spiked with elements of mystery, suspense, and the supernatural, a pleasantly atypical tale of self-discovery. Divakaruni does a good job working current issues into the novel and avoids synthetic characterization, creating a free-flowing story that will captivate readers" (Publishers Weekly). "A dream is a telegram from the hidden world" (Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni). An absolute "must-have" title for… Read more
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THE QUEEN'S THROAT: OPERA, HOMOSEXUALITY, AND THE MYSTERY OF DESIRE

THE QUEEN'S THROAT: OPERA, HOMOSEXUALITY, AND THE MYSTERY OF DESIRE

by Koestenbaum, Wayne

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First Edition. First Printing.
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ISBN 13
9780671754570
ISBN 10
0671754572
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New York City, NY: Poseidon Press, 1993. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Poseidon Press, 1993. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 271 pages. Landmark study on subject. One of the best books on opera ever written in our time. The First Hardcover Edition. 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 by a small independent press. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents Wayne Koestenbaum's "The Queen's Throat: Opera, Homosexuality, And The Mystery of Desire". An idiosyncratic and masterly account on opera. The book began as one brilliant essay on Mozart that the great literary critic and novelist Susan Sontag included in her selection of the Best American Essays of the Year 1992. It is surely (if somewhat uneasily for opera's heterosexual devotees) the definitive book on the connection between opera and… Read more
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THE QUEEN'S THROAT: OPERA, HOMOSEXUALITY, AND THE MYSTERY OF DESIRE

THE QUEEN'S THROAT: OPERA, HOMOSEXUALITY, AND THE MYSTERY OF DESIRE

by Koestenbaum, Wayne

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Used - Fine
Edition
First Edition. First Printing.
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780671754570
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0671754572
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New York City, NY: Poseidon Press, 1993. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Poseidon Press, 1993. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 271 pages. ISBN 0671754572.
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QUEER STREET: THE RISE AND FALL OF AN AMERICAN CULTURE 1947-1985

QUEER STREET: THE RISE AND FALL OF AN AMERICAN CULTURE 1947-1985

by McCourt, James

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First Edition. First Printing.
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780393050516
ISBN 10
0393050513
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New York City, NY: W. W. Norton & Company, 2003. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: W. W. Norton & Company, 2003. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 577 pages. Book-length account on subject. One of the most beautifully written books of our time. The First Hardcover Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a regular first print run - of 25000 copies, a record for a book of its esoteric nature - as a hardcover original only that nevertheless sold out shortly after publication. Second Printings proliferate online. The First Edition is now scarce. Presents James McCourt's "Queer Street: The Rise And Fall of An American Culture 1947-1985". Long title notwithstanding, further subtitled "Excursions In The Mind of The Life", the inversion, as it were, of McCourt's lifelong preoccupation with the life of the mind (rather than say, mere history or… Read more
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THE QUEUE

THE QUEUE

by Sorokin, Vladimir Georgievich (Translated by Sally Laird)

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Used - Fine
Edition
First Edition. First Printing.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780930523442
ISBN 10
093052344X
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CHICAGO, Illinois
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New York City, NY: Readers International, 1985. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine Dust Jacket.. New York City, NY: Readers International, 1985. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition/First Printing. 200 pages. The author's first book to be translated into English. One of the greatest novels of 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 rare. Presents Vladimir Sorokin's "The Queue" in a felicitous English translation. His masterpiece. First published by the great exiled Russian writer Andrei Sinyavsky in France, banned/never published during the Soviet regime, and now widely considered a Modernist masterwork. Neither a play nor a novel, Sorokin has famously described his ground-breaking work as operating at the outermost limits of literature. His… Read more
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QUIET CHAOS: A NOVEL

QUIET CHAOS: A NOVEL

by Veronesi, Sandro (Translated by Michael F. Moore)

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  • paperback
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Edition
First Edition. First Printing.
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Paperback
ISBN 13
9780061572944
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0061572942
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New York City, NY: Ecco Press/HarperCollins Publishers, 2011. First Edition. First Printing.. Softcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. New York City, NY: Ecco Press/HarperCollins Publishers, 2011. Softcover. Fine/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 425 pages. The author's second novel to be translated into English. One of the greatest novels of 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 softcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. The production values are impeccable: A lovely DJ design that utilizes an image from the film adaptation and printing on archival stock paper in the United States to the highest standards. Presents Sandro Veronesi's "Caos Calmo" in a felicitous English translation. His masterpiece. "Pietro Paladini saves a woman from drowning at the exact moment that his wife… Read more
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