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Buying a Fishing Rod for My Grandfather: Stories by  Gao Xingjian - First Edition - 2004 - from Yesterday's Muse, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA (SKU: 2305069)

Buying a Fishing Rod for My Grandfather: Stories

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Buying a Fishing Rod for My Grandfather: Stories

by Xingjian, Gao

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  • First
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ISBN 10
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ISBN 13
9780060575557
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New York: Harper Collins, 2004. First Edition. First Edition. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. An exceptional copy. 2004 Hard Cover. Novelist, playwright, essayist, and short-story writer Gao Xingjian is that rare breed of artist able to express himself with equal grace in almost any form of literature. In 2000 he was awarded the Nobel Prize in recognition of his astonishing talents. The collection Buying a Fishing Rod for My Grandfather offers this author's own selection and arrangement of his shorter fiction.

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Bookseller
Yesterday's Muse, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
2305069
Title
Buying a Fishing Rod for My Grandfather: Stories
Author
Xingjian, Gao
Format/binding
First Edition
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0060575557
ISBN 13
9780060575557
Publisher
Harper Collins
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2004
Keywords
LITERATURE CHINA

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About Yesterday's Muse, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA

Yesterday's Muse Inc. is an independent used & rare bookseller that has been in operation for over 15 years. We opened our first 'brick and mortar' storefront in December of 2008 in our hometown of Webster, NY.Owner Jonathan Smalter is a member of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), former vice president of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA), both of which are trade organizations created to promote ethical online selling practices, and to encourage continuing education among fellow booksellers. He is also a 2011 graduate of the Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar (CABS). He has nearly 20 years of experience in the book trade, during which time he has become adept at evaluating used and collectible books.

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