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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Vintage Books
Publication date January 1, 1996
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780679757894
ISBN-10 0679757899
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.25 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.55 lbs.
Original list price $15.00
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Nine intriguing stories from the award-winning author of The Satanic Verses explore both the vast differences and unexpected intimacies that exist between East and West, reflecting the shifting perspectives and realities of diverse cultures. Reprint. 30,000 first printing. NYT. (view table of contents)
Amazon.com description: Product Description: From the Booker Prize-winning author of The Satanic Verses comes nine stories that reveal the oceanic distances and the unexpected intimacies between East and West. Daring, extravagant, comical and humane, this book renews Rushdie's stature as a storyteller who can enthrall and instruct us with the same sentence.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780517173190
 
from Random House Value Pub (June 1, 1996)
9780517173190 | details & prices | List price $3.99
About: A rickshaw driver dreams of being a Bombay movie star; Indian diplomats, who as childhood friends hatched Star Trek fantasies, must boldly go into a hidden universe of conspiracy and violence; and Hamlet's jester is caught up in murderous intrigues.
from Pantheon Books (January 1, 1995); titled "East, West: Stories"
9780679439653 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $21.00
About: Nine short stories reveal the vast distance and intimacy that exist between East and West, as well as the complex misunderstandings that both bind and separate them
Paperback
Book cover for 9780679757894
 
The price comparison is for this edition
from Vintage Books (January 1, 1996); titled "East, West: Stories"
9780679757894 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $15.00
About: Nine short stories reveal the vast distance and intimacy that exist between East and West, as well as the complex misunderstandings that both bind and separate them
Cassette/Spoken Word
from Random House (December 1, 1994); titled "East, West: Stories"
9780679439530 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $17.00
About: A collection of short stories reveals the vast distance and intimacy that exist between East and West, as well as the complex misunderstandings that both bind and separate them.

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