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Blues for a Black Cat & Other Stories
By Boris Vian and Julia Older (editor)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Univ of Nebraska Pr
Publication date May 1, 1992
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780803246614
ISBN-10 0803246617
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.50 by 9 in.
Weight 0.70 lbs.
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Original list price $30.00
Other format details university press
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Summary
Stories feature a cognac-drinking cat, a hyperactive plumber, a dying musician, and a green soldier (view table of contents)
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Boris Vian (1920-59), a trained engineer and jazz trumpet player, was a major literary figure in World War II France. Julia Older is the author or editor of many works. Her stories, translations, and poems have appeared in "New Directions", "The New Yorker", and many other journals.

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Hardcover
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from Univ of Nebraska Pr (May 1, 1992)
9780803246614 | details & prices | 5.50 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $30.00
About: Stories feature a cognac-drinking cat, a hyperactive plumber, a dying musician, and a green soldier
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from Bison Books (April 1, 2001)
9780803296091 | details & prices | 4.75 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $14.95
About: "[This collection] displays Vian's range from gallows humor to verbal fireworks, and happily serves to give visibility to this important writer.

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