Captive and The Fugitive In Search of Lost Time, Volume 5
ISBN: HB: 9780300186215, Yale University Press, February 2023
784 pp., 23.4x19 cm, 3 black&white illus.
An authoritative new edition of Marcel Proust's "The Captive and The Fugitive", published together as the fifth volume of the "In Search of Lost Time" series. Marcel Proust's monumental seven-part novel "In Search of Lost Time" is considered by many...
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Scene of the Crime A Novel
ISBN: HB: 9780300265934, Yale University Press, February 2023
168 pp., 19.6x12.7 cm, 1 black&white illus.
A haunting novel that probes the enigmas of time and memory, by Nobel Prize-winning author Patrick Modiano Nobel Prize-winning author Patrick Modiano revisits the places and events in his acclaimed semi-autobiographical novella Suspended Sentences:...
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Sensitive Person A Novel
ISBN: PB: 9780300247220, Yale University Press, January 2023
384 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm
A brutally funny, carnivalesque novel about love, death, and survival, from the Czech Republic's greatest living author. Tab, an itinerant Czech actor, travels around Europe on the theater circuit with his partner, Sońa, and their two young sons, at...
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Barefoot Doctor A Novel
ISBN: HB: 9780300259636, Yale University Press, November 2022
272 pp., 19.6x12.7 cm
A profound, poignant story of a village healer and her community, from one of the world's great contemporary novelists. In rural Yun Village, herbalist Mrs. Yi lives with her husband in a cottage at the foot of Niulan Mountain, where she gathers he...
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Valiant Little Tailor A Novel
ISBN: PB: 9780300253191, Yale University Press, November 2022
200 pp., 19.6x12.7 cm
The classic Grimms' fairy tale of the valiant little tailor, as you've never read it before. Once upon a time, there lived a valiant little tailor who killed seven flies with one blow – but who is this narrator who has abruptly inserted himself into...
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Autobiographies of an Angel A Novel
ISBN: HB: 9780300247411, Yale University Press, September 2022
224 pp., 19.7x12.7 cm
An unflinching narrative of family history in Hungary's Jewish community and the nation's deep complicity in the Holocaust. Born in 1723 in a small German town, Johann Klarfeld is thirteen when his father dies. He is taken in by a kind Italian paint...
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Of Solids and Surds Notes for Noel Sturgeon, Marilyn Hacker, Josh Lukin, Mia Wolff, Bill Stribling, and Bob White
ISBN: HB: 9780300250404, Yale University Press, November 2021
168 pp., 17.8x12.1 cm
Language is the way humans deal with past, present, and future possibilities, as well as the subset called the probable. This is where Samuel Delany finds his justification for the writing life. Since the 1960s, occurrences such as Sputnik, school d...
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Invisible Ink A Novel
ISBN: PB: 9780300261400, Yale University Press, November 2021
176 pp., 19.7x12.7 cm
The latest work from Nobel laureate Patrick Modiano, "Invisible Ink" is a spellbinding tale of memory and its illusions. Private detective Jean Eyben receives an assignment to locate a missing woman, the mysterious Noelle Lefebvre. While the case pro...
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Quick and the Dead Selected Stories
ISBN: HB: 9780300247213, Yale University Press, October 2021
352 pp., 19.7x12.7 cm
These colorful tales from renowned Irish author Mairtin O. Cadhain (1906-1970) whisk readers to the salty western shores of Ireland, where close-knit farming communities follow the harsh rhythms of custom, family, and land, even as they dream togethe...
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