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Product Description: A New York Review Books Original   Élisabeth Gille was only five when the Gestapo arrested her mother, and she grew up remembering next to nothing of her. Her mother was a figure, a name, Irène Némirovsky, a once popular novelist, a Russian émigré from an immensely rich family, a Jew who didn’t consider herself one and who even contributed to collaborationist periodicals, and a woman who died in Auschwitz because she was a Jew...read more

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9781590174449 | New York Review of Books, September 6, 2011, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A New York Review Books Original   Élisabeth Gille was only five when the Gestapo arrested her mother, and she grew up remembering next to nothing of her.

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Product Description: In this set of novellas, a few facts are constant. Sergio is a young intellectual, poor and proud of his new membership in the Communist Party. Maurizio is handsome, rich, successful with women, and morally ambiguous. Sergio’s young, sensual lover becomes collateral damage in the struggle between these two men...read more
By Marina Harss (trans)

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9781590513361 | Other Pr Llc, August 16, 2011, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: In this set of novellas, a few facts are constant.

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Product Description: In a tiny, ancient Italian hill town, where the land gives little and money and food are scarce, Don Francesco Falcone is a man to be reckoned with: rich, powerful, restless, intransigent. When he meets another force of nature, Concetta, a penniless but indestructible farmworker, the stage is set for the creation of an exceptional family: generations of strong, complicated boys and, especially, girls...read more
By Marina Harss (trans)

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9780312429782 | 1 edition (Picador USA, August 3, 2010), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: In a tiny, ancient Italian hill town, where the land gives little and money and food are scarce, Don Francesco Falcone is a man to be reckoned with: rich, powerful, restless, intransigent.

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Product Description: A New York Review Books Original There’s a certain street—via Saterna—in the middle of Milan that just doesn’t show up on maps of the city. Orfi, a wildly successful young singer, lives there, and it’s there that one night he sees his gorgeous girlfriend Eura disappear, “like a spirit,” through a little door in the high wall that surrounds a mysterious mansion across the way...read more
By Marina Harss (trans)

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9781590173237 | New York Review of Books, October 6, 2009, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A New York Review Books Original There’s a certain street—via Saterna—in the middle of Milan that just doesn’t show up on maps of the city.

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Product Description: In a tiny, ancient Italian hill town, where the land gives littleand money and food are scarce, Don Francesco Falcone is a man to be reckoned with: rich, powerful, restless, intransigent. When he meets another force of nature, Concetta, a penniless but fiercely indestructible farmworker, the stage is set for the creation of an exceptional family: generations of strong, complicated boys and, especially, girls...read more
By Marina Harss (trans)

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9780374208912 | 1 edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 9, 2009), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: In a tiny, ancient Italian hill town, where the land gives littleand money and food are scarce, Don Francesco Falcone is a man to be reckoned with: rich, powerful, restless, intransigent.

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Product Description: "For Solo Violin is a gracefully written, elegiac memoir of childhood."—The Los Angeles Times"An eloquent tribute to [and] a moving account of those who, despite the cruelty of so many around them, found ways to rejoice and trust in the kindness of a few...read more
By Marina Harss (trans) and Aldo Zargani

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9780967967530 | Paul Dry Books Inc, September 1, 2002, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "For Solo Violin is a gracefully written, elegiac memoir of childhood.

Eight interconnected stories show characters struggling to maintain the line between Anglo and diverse Latino cultures in the midst of New York City. (view table of contents)

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9781583220474 | Seven Stories Pr, February 1, 2001, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Eight interconnected stories show characters struggling to maintain the line between Anglo and diverse Latino cultures in the midst of New York City.

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