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Product Description: “To write of her that which has never been written of any other woman.” And with these words from Dante, Jean-Philippe Toussaint sets out once more to deepen and broaden his depiction of one of contemporary fiction’s most fully realized female characters: haute couturière Marie Madeleine Marguerite de Montalte...read more
By Edward Gauvin (trans)

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9781628971408 | Dalkey Archive Pr, September 23, 2016, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: “To write of her that which has never been written of any other woman.

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Product Description: The son of an Algerian immigrant, Idir is a disappointment to his doctor father. Torn between his wealthy school friends and his neighborhood pals, who range from petty thieves to professional criminals, Idir operates easily between worlds, and yet is at home nowhere...read more

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9781939419439 | Unnamed Pr, November 17, 2015, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The son of an Algerian immigrant, Idir is a disappointment to his doctor father.

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Product Description: Pascin, a biography of the noted Jewish modernist painter (Julius Mordecai Pincas, known as Pascin, March 31, 1885–June 5, 1930), is Joann Sfar's most personal and important work. Pascin is portrayed by Sfar both as a kindred spirit and an aesthetic revolutionary struggling to redefine an art form...read more
By Edward Gauvin (trans)

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9780984681471 | Uncivilized Books, June 7, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Pascin, a biography of the noted Jewish modernist painter (Julius Mordecai Pincas, known as Pascin, March 31, 1885–June 5, 1930), is Joann Sfar's most personal and important work.
9780309075565, titled "Evaluating Welfare Reform in an Era of Transition" | Natl Academy Pr, June 1, 2001, cover price $55.01 | also contains Evaluating Welfare Reform in an Era of Transition

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Product Description: Both a sense of urgency and a goodly amount of patience are required for any writer to produce a novel. Moving between these two poles, Jean-Philippe Toussaint here collects a series of short essays on the art of writing, both his own and that of writers he's admired, for example Kafka, Beckett, Dostoyevsky, and Proust...read more
By Edward Gauvin (trans)

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9781628970791 | Dalkey Archive Pr, June 16, 2015, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Both a sense of urgency and a goodly amount of patience are required for any writer to produce a novel.

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Product Description: Verloc Nim and his brother, Conrad, depart on an expedition to recover the mysterious substance aama, which has transformed the environment of a distant planet. As they progress through a world that is both hostile and amazing, the mystery begins to unravel—but the truth about aama remains unknown, and reality begins to waver...read more
By Edward Gauvin (trans)

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9781906838935 | Selfmadehero, May 19, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Verloc Nim and his brother, Conrad, depart on an expedition to recover the mysterious substance aama, which has transformed the environment of a distant planet.

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Product Description: Brooklyn Quesadillas follows a new father having a mid-life crisis as he navigates the surreal streetscapes of Brooklyn, trying to produce a tv show hosted by a coffeepot, while tracking down forgotten sitcom stars from the eighties who live on a "fantasy" island...read more
By Edward Gauvin (trans)

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9781894994798 | Conundrum Pr, November 15, 2013, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Brooklyn Quesadillas follows a new father having a mid-life crisis as he navigates the surreal streetscapes of Brooklyn, trying to produce a tv show hosted by a coffeepot, while tracking down forgotten sitcom stars from the eighties who live on a "fantasy" island.

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Product Description: What are the movies? What effect do they have on us? Why do we love them so much? The influential, award-winning French cartoonist Blutch (born 1967) addresses these questions in a series of interlocking short comics that combine scholarly history with ribald romanticism, and feature a motley cast of actors and characters, including Claudia Cardinale, Jean-Luc Godard, Burt Lancaster, Ava Gardner, Michel Piccoli, Tarzan and Luchino Visconti...read more
By Blutch and Edward Gauvin (trans)

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9780985159511 | Picture Box Inc, April 30, 2013, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: What are the movies?

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Product Description: The celebrated career of Georges-Olivier Châteaureynaud is well known to readers of French literature. This comprehensive collection—the first to be translated into English—introduces a distinct and dynamic voice to the Anglophone world...read more
By Edward Gauvin (trans)

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9781931520621, titled "A Life on Paper: Stories" | 1 edition (Small Beer Pr, June 1, 2010), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: The celebrated career of Georges-Olivier Châteaureynaud is well known to readers of French literature.

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Product Description: Year 1108 in the official calendar of the Pajan Empire. This turbulent age, often called the Asagiri Era or the Time of Mists, saw the great clans wage decades-long wars in attempts to seize power. Far from the fields of battle, Okko the ronin heads a small group of demon hunters, wandering the realms of Empire...read more
By Edward Gauvin (trans), Hub and Stephan Pecayo (illustrator)

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9781932386455 | Archaia Studios Pr, January 2, 2008, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Year 1108 in the official calendar of the Pajan Empire.

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