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Under the Volcano
By Malcolm Lowry and Nick Ullett (narrator)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Audio Literature
Publication date August 1, 1997
Binding Cassette/Spoken Word
Edition Abridged
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781574531602
ISBN-10 1574531603
Dimensions 1.50 by 4.50 by 7.25 in.
Weight 0.50 lbs.
Availability§ Apply Direct
Original list price $21.95
Other format details audio
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: The Consul staggers from bar to bar hoping to find salvation. The dissolute life suits him until his former wife Yvonne returns with Hugh, the Consul's half-brother. As the trio enjoys a local Mexican festival, they discover the dead body of a peasant, thus beginning a series of events that will decide the Consul's fate. In the course of one day an entire life is chronicled, set against the backdrop of Europe during the Spanish Civil War. 3 cassettes.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780060153670
 
Reissue edition from Harpercollins (September 1, 1984)
9780060153670 | details & prices | List price $15.95
About: Geoffrey Firmin, a former British consul, struggles to surmount the forces which threaten to destroy him
Paperback
Book cover for 9780060955229 Book cover for 9780061120152 Book cover for 9780452255951
 
With William T. Vollmann (other contributor), Stephen Spender (other contributor) | Reprint edition from Harper Perennial Modern Classics (April 1, 2007)
9780061120152 | details & prices | 402 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.74 lbs | List price $15.99
from Perennial (May 1, 2000)
9780060955229 | details & prices | 397 pages | 5.25 × 7.75 × 1.25 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $14.00
About: Geoffrey Firmin, a former British consul, struggles to surmount the forces that threaten to destroy him as he copes with alcholism, a failing marriage, and family secrets during one fateful celebration of the Day of the Dead, in a novel set in 1930s Mexico.
Reissue edition from New Amer Library (August 1, 1992)
9780452255951 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $13.95
About: One of the twentieth century's great undisputed masterpieces, Malcolm Lowry's Under the Volcano includes an introduction by Michael Schmidt in Penguin Modern Classics.
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780886462185 Book cover for 9781574531602
 
from Natl Book Network (July 1, 2000)
9780743800198 | details & prices | List price $22.00
The price comparison is for this edition
With Nick Ullett (other contributor) | Abridged edition from Audio Literature (August 1, 1997)
9781574531602 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.25 × 1.50 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $21.95
About: The Consul staggers from bar to bar hoping to find salvation.
from Dh Audio (March 1, 1988)
9780886462185 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $16.99
Prebinding
from Turtleback Books (March 1, 2001)
9780613175746 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $23.45

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