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Panther in the Basement
By Nicholas De Lange (trans) and Amos Oz
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Houghton Mifflin
Publication date October 1, 1997
Pages 147
Binding Hardcover
Edition 1
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780151002870
ISBN-10 0151002878
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.75 by 9 in.
Weight 0.70 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $27.00
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Set in Jerusalem during the waning days of the British mandate, a novel by the celebrated Israeli novelist features a twelve-year-old boy who dreams of fighting the British and learns the real price of loyalty to a cause.
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
From “a great and true voice of our time” (Washington Post Book World), comes this story of Proffy, a twelve-year-old living in Palestine in 1947. When Proffy befriends a member of the occupying British forces who shares his love of language and the Bible, he is accused of treason by his friends and learns the true nature of loyalty and betrayal. Translated by Nicholas de Lange.


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1 edition from Houghton Mifflin (October 1, 1997)
9780151002870 | details & prices | 147 pages | 5.75 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $27.00
About: A twelve-year-old boy dreams of fighting and dying heroically as part of an imaginary underground movement fighting English soldiers in Palestine during the British mandate
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from Mariner Books (October 1, 1998)
9780156006309 | details & prices | 160 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $13.95
About: A twelve-year-old boy dreams of fighting and dying heroically as part of an imaginary underground movement fighting English soldiers in Palestine during the British mandate

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