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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. Editor(s): Haining, Peter. Series: Irish anthology series. Num Pages: 336 pages, 4 line drawings. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DQ; FYB; WH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 135 x 216. Weight in Grams: 363. Good, clean copy. Previous owner's inscription half title page
Publisher
Souvenir Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
New edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0003848
ISBN
9780285633742

€ 5.82

Paperback. Good Housekeeping magazine presents a brand new series of fiction books, kicking off with 'Great Escapes'. This book includes stories from some of our most popular and widely read award-winning authors. Series: Good Housekeeping. Num Pages: 294 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 24. Weight in Grams: 314. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Collins & Brown
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KAK0007162
ISBN
9781843404835

€ 4.64

Paperback. A novel about a street in an unnamed city whose inhabitants speculate on the life of a mysterious Madam X. It interweaves their endless suppositions into a work that is at once political parable and surreal fantasia. Translator(s): Gernant, Karen; Chen, Zeping. Series: The Margellos World Republic of Letters. Num Pages: 352 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 192 x 130 x 19. Weight in Grams: 330.
Publisher
Yale University Press United States
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Rep Tra
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300167962
ISBN
9780300167962

€ 20.65

Paperback. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: DQ; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 203 x 19. Weight in Grams: 272.
Publisher
Dover Publications
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
First Edition, First ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486794648
ISBN
9780486794648

€ 9.99
€ 9.06

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. This short collection shows Chekhov in an amusing, playful light, poking fun at the greed, sycophancy and ignorance of his characters, with the moral detachment that also characterizes his major, serious works. Series: Quirky Classics. Num Pages: 117 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 112 x 297 x 12. Weight in Grams: 96.
Publisher
Alma Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847496867
ISBN
9781847496867

€ 10.87

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. A classic piece of French short fiction, 'The Etruscan Vase' is here presented alongside three other stories: 'The Vision of Charles XI', a dark tale of premonition set in the Swedish royal palace, 'Tamango', an account of a slave-ship revolt and 'The Blue Room', a supernatural farce and one of Merimee's final works. Translator(s): Parmee, Douglas. Num Pages: 110 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYB; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 9. Weight in Grams: 130.
Publisher
Oneworld Classics
Number of pages
110
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847492098
ISBN
9781847492098

€ 10.87

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

Hardcover. The most authoritative edition of the tales published as 'Twixt Land and Sea in 1912. Editor(s): Berthoud, J.A.; Davis, Laura L.; Reid, S.W. Series: The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Joseph Conrad. Num Pages: 688 pages, 22 b/w illus. 4 maps. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK; FA; FC; FYB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 40. Weight in Grams: 910.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
688
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521871266
ISBN
9780521871266

€ 151.91

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

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

Hardcover. A critique of governmental ineptness, economic and social injustice, and individual moral failings. Translator(s): Roberts, Nancy. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 149 x 203 x 17. Weight in Grams: 326.
Publisher
The American University in Cairo Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9789774249747
ISBN
9789774249747

€ 13.77

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

Paperback. Num Pages: 928 pages. BIC Classification: FKC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 234 x 42. Weight in Grams: 1198.
Publisher
Arcturus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785992728
ISBN
9781785992728

€ 15.99
€ 12.50

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. 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

Paperback. Series: The Yard Dog Collection. Num Pages: 40 pages. BIC Classification: FY. Category: (JN) Preschool (0-5). Dimension: 223 x 314 x 16. Weight in Grams: 278.
Publisher
Brown Brothers Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780993127595
ISBN
9780993127595

€ 13.99
€ 7.20

Paperback. This new edition, thoughtfully introduced, extensively annotated and featuring a reading list and Hogg chronology, presents Altrive Tales as a major achievement by one of Scotland's finest storytellers. Editor(s): Hughes, Gillian. Series: The Collected Works of James Hogg. Num Pages: 368 pages, 3 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 215 x 141 x 31. Weight in Grams: 462.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748620876
ISBN
9780748620876

€ 20.99
€ 19.26

Paperback. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: FFC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 196 x 20. Weight in Grams: 208.
Publisher
Pan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
New Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781509830497
ISBN
9781509830497

€ 10.99
€ 10.53

Hardcover. Num Pages: 216 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 160 x 23. Weight in Grams: 492.
Publisher
Melrose Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909757141
ISBN
9781909757141

€ 13.36

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. 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

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