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CAPTAIN OF THE SLEEPERS

by Montero, Mayra

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Published
2005
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As New
Edition
First American Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780374118822
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2005. First American Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Translated by Edith Grossman. Illustrations by the author. As new, in fine, mylar-protected dust jacket. L61
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RETURN TO THE SAME CITY

by Taibo II, Paco Ignacio

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Published
1996
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As New
Edition
First U.S. Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780892965908
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AU$42.46

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Mysterious Press, 1996. First U.S. Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by author on title page.Translated by Laura Dail. Author of NO HAPPY ENDING and FOUR HANDS. As new, unread copy, in fine, mylar-protected dust jacket. M9
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THE LIZARD'S TAIL

by Valenzuela, Luisa

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Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780374189945
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AU$22.56

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1983. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 64mo - up to 3" tall. Translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa. Fine,first edition, first printing, in fine, mylar-protected dust jacket.{Not remainder-marked or price-clipped} L60
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OF LOVE AND SHADOWS

by Allende, Isabel

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Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780394549620
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AU$72.99

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc, 1987. First American Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by author in black fountain ink on title page.Translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden. In her second novel, OF LOVE AND SHADOWS, Isabel Allende again transports us to a world of large… Read more
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THE WAR OF THE SAINTS

by Amado, Jorge

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Joe Staats, Bookseller
Published
1993
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Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing
ISBN
9780553095371
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New York, NY, U.S.A: Bantam Books, 1993. First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Translated by Gregory Rabassa. By the author of GABRIELA, CLOVE AND CINNAMON; DONA FLOR AND HER TWO HUSBANDS; TEREZA BATISTA, and SHOWDOWN, among many others. Fine, in fine, mylar-protected dust jacket. L29
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SENORA HONEYCOMB: A Novel

by Buitrago, Fanny

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Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780060173654
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AU$19.91

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: HarperCollins Publishers, Inc., 1996. First American Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden. Fine, in fine, mylar-protected dust jacket. V
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AN INVINCIBLE MEMORY

by Ribeiro, Joao Ubaldo

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780060156220
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AU$26.54

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New York, NY, U.S.A: HarperCollins Publishers , Inc., 1989. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine,F first edition, first printing, in fine, mylar-protected dust jacket. {Not remainder-marked or price-clipped} MLBS1
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PORTRAIT IN SEPIA

by Allende, Isabel

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Published
2001
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As New
Edition
First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing
ISBN
9780066211619
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AU$59.72

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: HarperCollins Publishers , Inc., 2001. First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by author in black fountain ink on title page. Translated by Margaret Sayers Peden. Isabel Allende is the author of THE HOUSE OF THE SPIRITS, EVA LUNA, OF LOVE AND SHADOWS, THE… Read more
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THE REAL LIFE OF ALEJANDRO MAYTA

by Vargas Llosa, Mario; MacAdam, Alfred (translator)

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Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780374247768
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AU$25.21

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1986. First Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Vargas Llosa's many fine books also include THE GREEN HOUSE, CONVERSATIONS IN THE CATHEDRAL, AUNT JULIA AND THE SCRIPTWRITER, and DEATH IN THE ANDES. Fine, in fine, mylar-protected dust jacket. L40
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THE STORYTELLER

by Vargas Llosa, Mario; Lane, Helen (translator)

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Joe Staats, Bookseller
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First English-Language Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780374270858
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AU$21.23

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1989. First English-Language Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine, in fine, mylar-protected dust jacket. L40/ L3
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SKIN DEEP

by Garcia, Guy

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Published
1988
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As New
Edition
First Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780374265731
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, LLC, 1988. First Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A workaholic, second-generation Chicano graduated from Harvard Law School, David Loya is now a rising star at a major corporate law firm in NYC. Ordered by his employers to take a holiday, Loya returns… Read more
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OF LOVE AND OTHER DEMONS

by Garcia Marquez, Gabriel; Grossman, Edith (translator)

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Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780679438533
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AU$33.18

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1995. First American Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Translated from the Spanish by Edith Grossman. From the Nobel Prize-winning author of ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SOLITUDE and LOVE IN THE TIME OF CHOLERA, the story of a doomed love affair between an unruly… Read more
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HOUSE OF HOUSES

by Mora, Pat

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Published
1997
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First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing
ISBN
9780807072004
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Boston, MA, U.S.A.: Beacon Press, 1997. First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A family memoir told in the voices of ancestors, HOUSE OF HOUSES is about oppresssion and survival and sometimes triumph, as "any book about a Mexican American family must be." Mora's house of houses is large,… Read more
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FACE OF AN ANGEL

by Chavez, Denise

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Published
1994
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New
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First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing
ISBN
9780374152048
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, LLC, 1994. First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing. Hardcover. New/Fine. 64mo - up to 3" tall. Twice married--once divorced and once widowed--Soveida Dosamantes is a survivor. She is currently writing a handbook for waitresses called 'The Book of Service,' a compendium of lessons she has learned working for thirty years… Read more
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THE INFINITE PLAN: A Novel

by Allende, Isabel

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Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780060170165
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: HarperCollins, Publishers, 1993. First American Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by author in black fountain ink on title page. Gregory Reeves is the son of an artist and self-styled preacher who wanders through the American West with his family in a caravan during the 1940s, preaching… Read more
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THE SECRET OF THE BULLS

by Bernardo, Jose Raul

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Published
1996
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First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing
ISBN
9780684818177
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Simon & Schuster, 1996. First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. In this spellbinding debut novel, filled with both intense eroticism and delicate tenderness, Jose Raul Bernardo brings vividly to life the exotic and fascinating world of Cuba during the earlier part of this century.… Read more
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SKYWRITING: A Novel of Cuba

by Engle, Margarita

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Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780553099874
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AU$18.58

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Bantam Books, 1995. First Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Inscribed 'To Elaine, Best Wishes', signed by author, and dated Sept. 16, 1995 on title page. Fine, in fine, mylar-protected dust jacket. G
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THE ORDINARY SEAMAN

by Goldman, Francisco.

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Published
1997
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As New
Edition
First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing
ISBN
9780871136718
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AU$26.54

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Grove/Atlantic, Inc., 1997. First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. By the author of THE LONG NIGHT OF WHITE CHICKENSS. As new, unread copy, in fine, mylar-protected dust jacket. L36
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THE FOURTEEN SISTERS OF EMILIO MONTEZ O'BRIEN

by Hijuelos, Oscar

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Published
1993
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Fine
Edition
First Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780374158156
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, LLC, 1993. First Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A raucous and heartfelt epic that brings to life the Montez O'Brien family, spanning both the continent and the century, celebrating the moments of earthly happiness that give us meaning, and the constantly surprising, regenerating… Read more
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THE GARDEN NEXT DOOR

by Donoso, Jose

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Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
First English-Language Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780802112385
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Grove Press, 1992. First English-Language Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine, in fine, mylar-protected dust jacket. L40
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