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Fiction In Translation

  • Lane Dunlop

    Autumn Wind And Other Stories

    $25.00

    Westerners familiar only with stereotypical images of bowing geisha and dark-suited businessmen will be surprised by the cast of characters translator Lane Dunlop introduces in this anthology. Lovers of fiction and students of Japan are certain to find these stories absorbing, engaging and instructive.Paperback: 272 PagesProduct Dimensions: 130 x 203 mmISBN: 9784805308509Published by Tuttle Publishing

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  • Haruki Murakami

    Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman

    $18.00

    Translated by Philip Gabriel and Jay Rubin Here are animated crows, a criminal monkey, an ice man, as well as the dreams that shape us and the things we wish for. Whether during a chance reunion in Italy, a romantic exile in Greece, a holiday in Hawaii or in the grip of everyday life, Murakami's characters confront loss, or sexuality, or the glow of a firefly, or the impossible distance between those who ought to be closest of all. Paperback: 448 PagesProduct Dimensions: 129 x 198 mmISBN: 978...

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  • Gabriel García Márquez

    Love In The Time Of Cholera

    $22.00

    Translated by Edith Grossman Florentino Ariza is a hopeless romantic who falls passionately for the beautiful Fermina Daza, but finds his love tragically rejected. Instead Fermina marriesdistinguished doctor Juvenal Urbino, while Florentino can only wait silently for her. He can never forget his first and only true love. Then, fifty-one years, nine months and four days later, Fermina's husband dies unexpectedly. At last Florentino has another chance to declare his feelings and discover if a p...

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  • Peter Handke

    The Goalie's Anxiety At The Penalty Kick

    $24.00

    translated by Michael Roloff The self-destruction of a soccer goalie turned construction worker who wanders aimlessly around a stifling Austrian border town after pursuing and then murdering, almost unthinkingly, a female movie cashier is mirrored by Handke's use of direct, sometimes fractured prose that conveys "at its best a seamless blend of lyricism and horror seen in the runes of a disintegrating world" (Boston Sunday Globe).Paperback: 133 pagesProduct Dimensions: 129 x 205 mmISBN: 97803...

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