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Paperback. Salim the coachman tells enchanting tales, but suddenly he is struck dumb. Just as Scheherazade told tales to save her life, Salim's friends must spin yarns to save his speech. Set in Damascus in 1959, the novel alternates the real lives of our storytellers with stories from the distant past. Translator(s): Boehm, Philip. Num Pages: 263 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 131 x 22. Weight in Grams: 292.
Publisher
Arabia Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
263
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906697358
ISBN
9781906697358

€ 15.71

Paperback. Referred to by their author as his 'passionate twins' and intended to provide an illustration of the original, primitive virtues of Christianity, the two novellas - "Atala" and "Rene" - were hugely successful in their time, thanks to their vivid depictions of exotic locations and their attunement to the emotional sensitivities of the age. Translator(s): Heppenstall, Rayner. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 10. Weight in Grams: 150. Referred to by their author as his 'passionate twins' and intended to provide an illustration of the original, primitive virtues of Christianity, the two novellas - "Atala" and "Rene" - were hugely successful in their time, thanks to their vivid depictions of exotic locations and their attunement to the emotional sensitivities of the age. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: FA; FC. Dimension: 199 x 130 x 10. Weight: 154. Translator(s): Heppenstall, Rayner.
Publisher
Alma Books
Number of pages
119
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847492609
ISBN
9781847492609

€ 12.81

Paperback. Editor(s): Green, Dr Jen; LeFanu, Sarah. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 120. Weight in Grams: 154. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
The Women's Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1985
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KCG0003604
ISBN
9780704339736

€ 4.64

Paperback. Published posthumously, The Red Notebook is an autobiographical account of the youth of the author of the seminal Romantic novel Adolphe, relating Constant's European travels and readings, as well as his first steps in society and romance. Translator(s): Parmee, Douglas. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Weight in Grams: 118.
Publisher
Alma Books
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847492760
ISBN
9781847492760

€ 11.85

Hardcover. Editor(s): Kuhn, Tom. Translator(s): Osborne, Charles. Num Pages: 216 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FV; FYT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
216
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472582737
ISBN
9781472582737

€ 65.96

Paperback. Num Pages: 250 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 142 x 216 x 14. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
NeWest Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781926455662
ISBN
9781926455662

€ 19.99
€ 15.63

Paperback. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 127. Weight in Grams: 145.
Publisher
Dover Publications
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486813318
ISBN
9780486813318

€ 6.95

Hardcover. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: FKC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 240 x 33. Weight in Grams: 864.
Publisher
Arcturus
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785992797
ISBN
9781785992797

€ 11.85

Paperback. Num Pages: 180 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 140. .
Publisher
NeWest Press Canada
Number of pages
180
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781927063866
ISBN
9781927063866

€ 18.99
€ 14.84

Paperback. Translator(s): Dickson, Kari. Num Pages: 130 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 13. Weight in Grams: 172. 224 pages. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Dimension: 198 x 130 x 13. Weight: 172. Translator(s): Dickson, Kari.
Publisher
Carcanet Press Ltd.
Number of pages
130
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905583379
ISBN
9781905583379

€ 10.22

Paperback. This lesser-known novella by one of the great masters of Russian literature and the author of Fathers and Children, now available to English readers in Hugh Aplin's lucid translation, is presented here with 'Yakov Pasynkov', another story exploring the nature of love and human relations. Translator(s): Aplin, Hugh. Num Pages: 160 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white halftones. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 129 x 11. Weight in Grams: 146. 160 pages, illustrations. This lesser-known novella by one of the great masters of Russian literature and the author of Fathers and Children, now available to English readers in Hugh Aplin's lucid translation, is presented here with 'Yakov Pasynkov', another story exploring the nature of love and human relations. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Dimension: 195 x 129 x 11. Weight: 146. Translator(s): Aplin, Hugh.
Publisher
Oneworld Classics
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847492180
ISBN
9781847492180

€ 11.85

Paperback. Num Pages: 260 pages. BIC Classification: FY. Dimension: 167 x 239 x 9. Weight in Grams: 106.
Publisher
Rupa Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9788129137364
ISBN
9788129137364

€ 10.99
€ 10.18

Paperback. This collection of lesser-known of short stories - ranging from absurd humorous sketches to psychological pieces and tragic stories - demonstrates Anton Chekhov's mastery of the genre. Translator(s): Fitzlyon, April. Num Pages: 200 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYB; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
Alma Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847494757
ISBN
9781847494757

€ 11.85

Hardcover. Suburban Sketches Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 124 x 10. Weight in Grams: 180.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845880835
ISBN
9781845880835

€ 8.96

Paperback. The story of a man who rose from peasant stock to become Estonia's most famous medieval chronicler - The first novel in a historical trilogy by Estonia's most famous writer Translator(s): Beecher, Merike Lepasaar. Num Pages: 544 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FV; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
SKU
V9781784299781
ISBN
9781784299781

€ 16.99
€ 13.29

Paperback. .
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447274971
ISBN
9781447274971

€ 9.04

Paperback. Series: Dover Thrift Editions. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: DQ; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 127 x 15. Weight in Grams: 181.
Publisher
Dover Publications
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
First Edition, First ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486802855
ISBN
9780486802855

€ 7.45

Paperback. A milestone of picaresque literature, The Comic Romance spawned countless imitations in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, and was championed in the nineteenth century by eminent literary figures such as Theophile Gautier and Gerard de Nerval. Translator(s): Houis, Jacques. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 129 x 21. Weight in Grams: 272. 384 pages. A milestone of picaresque literature, The Comic Romance spawned countless imitations in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, and was championed in the nineteenth century by eminent literary figures such as Theophile Gautier and Gerard de Nerval. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Dimension: 200 x 129 x 21. Weight: 272. Translator(s): Houis, Jacques.
Publisher
Oneworld Classics
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847492203
ISBN
9781847492203

€ 12.81

Paperback. Num Pages: 204 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: FJM; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 153 x 14. Weight in Grams: 336. 204 pages, black & white illustrations. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: FJM; FYB. Dimension: 228 x 153 x 14. Weight: 336.
Publisher
iUniverse, Inc.
Number of pages
204
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780595377053
ISBN
9780595377053

€ 13.00

Paperback. Two old friends find themselves side by side on the flight from Algiers to Constantine. Though bound by shared experiences from their youth, they have lived very different lives. The flight will last an hour, during which both their stories will be told, peppered by anecdotes about Algeria's struggle to release itself from the French colonial grip. Translator(s): Naffis-Sahely, Andre. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 16. Weight in Grams: 234. 160 pages. Two old friends find themselves side by side on the flight from Algiers to Constantine. Though bound by shared experiences from their youth, they have lived very different lives. The flight will last an hour, during which both their stories will be told, peppered by anecdotes about Algeria's struggle to release itself from the French colonial grip. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Dimension: 199 x 130 x 16. Weight: 234. Translator(s): Naffis-Sahely, Andre.
Publisher
Haus Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906697426
ISBN
9781906697426

€ 12.81

Hardcover. A collection of short stories. Translator(s): Stock, Raymond. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 223 x 15. Weight in Grams: 388.
Publisher
American University in Cairo Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9789774248665
ISBN
9789774248665

€ 22.12

Hardcover. Suzie Mohammad Galal, born in the Egyptian city of Suez during the War of Attrition in the late 1960s, is a woman of inner conflicts who traverses the boundaries of ethnicity and religion. Her whole life is intricately tied to the wars and political events taking place in Egypt. Translator(s): Gomaa, Sally. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 160 x 30. Weight in Grams: 549.
Publisher
The American University in Cairo Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9789774163890
ISBN
9789774163890

€ 21.51

Paperback. Num Pages: 148 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 134 x 10. Weight in Grams: 184.
Publisher
New Wind Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781929777068
ISBN
9781929777068

€ 11.56

Paperback. A novel set in the old-guard WASP enclaves of Manhattan, Connecticut, Long Island and Maine, peopled with men and women whose loves are in various stages of repair or disarray. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 19. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9780747531609
ISBN
9780747531609

€ 9.34

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