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9788496489998 | Celesa, June 30, 2006, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: Rare book: Price in USD

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9788492649587, titled "Una tumba para Boris Davidovich / A tomb for Boris Davidovich: Siete capítulos de una misma historia / Seven Chapters of the Same Story" | Celesa, June 1, 2010, cover price $32.95

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Product Description: Mansarda is the first novel published by the renowned Serbian author Danilo Kis (1935-1989). Written in 1960, published in 1962, and set in contemporary Belgrade, Mandarda explores the relationship of a young man, known only as Orpheus, to the art of writing; it also tracks the personal relationship among a colorful cast of characters with nicknames such as Eurydice, Mary Magdalene, Tam-Tam, and Billy Wise Ass...read more

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9780967889375 | Reprint edition (Serbian Classics Pr, June 30, 2008), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Mansarda is the first novel published by the renowned Serbian author Danilo Kis (1935-1989).

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Product Description: Serbian writer Danilo Kis was preoccupied with man's dehumanization in a mechanized, totalitarian world. His dazzling fiction established him as one of the most artful and eloquent authors of postwar Europe. In this first collection of his non-fiction, Kis displays the dynamic, sensitive, and insistently questioning approach to the dilemmas of the modern world that distinguishes his novels and stories and confirms his reputation as one of the most important voices of our time...read more

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9780374529444 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, November 1, 2003, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Serbian writer Danilo Kis was preoccupied with man's dehumanization in a mechanized, totalitarian world.

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Product Description: "Let us not mince words here: Danilo Kis's Garden, Ashes is an unmitigated masterpiece, surely not just one of the best books about the Holocaust, but one of the greatest books of the past century." Aleksandar Hemon, from the introduction

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9781564783264 | 1 edition (Dalkey Archive Pr, October 1, 2003), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: "Let us not mince words here: Danilo Kis's Garden, Ashes is an unmitigated masterpiece, surely not just one of the best books about the Holocaust, but one of the greatest books of the past century.

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Product Description: Composed of seven dark tales, A Tomb for Boris Davidovich presents variations on the theme of political and social self-destruction throughout Eastern Europe in the first half of the twentieth century. The characters in these stories are caught in a world of political hypocrisy, which ultimately leads to death, their common fate...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Joseph Brodsky (introduced by), Danilo Kis and Duska Mikic-Mitchell (trans)

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9781564782731 | Reprint edition (Dalkey Archive Pr, May 1, 2001), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Composed of seven dark tales, A Tomb for Boris Davidovich presents variations on the theme of political and social self-destruction throughout Eastern Europe in the first half of the twentieth century.

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Product Description: Early Sorrows centers on Andreas Sam, a highly intelligent boy whose life at first seems secure. His mother and sister dote on him; he excels at school; when he is hired out as a cowherd to help with the family's finances, he reads the day away in the company of his best friend, the dog...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780811213905 | New Directions, October 1, 1998, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Early Sorrows centers on Andreas Sam, a highly intelligent boy whose life at first seems secure.

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Product Description: The most famous collection of short fiction by acclaimed Yugoslavian writer Danilo Kis. In these nine stories Kis depicts human relationships, encounters, landscapes—the multitude of details that make up a human life. Kis combines fiction and history in postmodern style, and in a postscript provides fascinating historical backgrounds and other notes for the reader that add interest and context...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780374148263, titled "Encyclopedia of the Dead" | Farrar Straus & Giroux, February 1, 1989, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Eight stories explore the diverse nature of humanity in a style of prose that has the richness of poetry

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9780810115149 | Reprint edition (Northwestern Univ Pr, December 1, 1997), cover price $21.00 | About this edition: The most famous collection of short fiction by acclaimed Yugoslavian writer Danilo Kis.
9780140132663 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, April 1, 1991), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: The most famous collection of short fiction by acclaimed Yugoslavian writer Danilo Kis.

In a devastating story of the Holocaust, a fifty-three-year-old minor functionary of the Royal Hungarian Railways, E.S., investigates the reduction of his pension, while the Nazis plot the extermination of the European Jews
By Danilo Kis and Ralph Manheim (trans)

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9780374172879 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 1, 1990, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In a devastating story of the Holocaust, a fifty-three-year-old minor functionary of the Royal Hungarian Railways, E.

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9780810115132 | Reprint edition (Northwestern Univ Pr, December 1, 1997), cover price $22.00

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A unique collection of the nonfiction writings of an acclaimed Serbian novelist and essayist offers intelligent and sensitive probings of such issues as nationalism, censorship, and literature, and features probing and revealing interviews.

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9780374257910 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, July 1, 1995, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A collection of the nonfiction writings of an acclaimed Serbian novelist and essayist offers examinations of such issues as nationalism, censorship, and literature

Danilo Kris remembers the luxuriant joys of his Yugoslavian boyhood as well as the poverty and failures suffered by his family during World War II

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9780156345484 | Reissue edition (Mariner Books, October 1, 1994), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Danilo Kris remembers the luxuriant joys of his Yugoslavian boyhood as well as the poverty and failures suffered by his family during World War II

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Product Description: Composed of seven dark tales, A Tomb for Boris Davidovich presents variations on the theme of political and social self-destruction throughout Eastern Europe in the first half of the twentieth century. The characters in these stories are caught in a world of political hypocrisy, which ultimately leads to death, their common fate...read more

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9780140054521 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, April 1, 1991), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Composed of seven dark tales, A Tomb for Boris Davidovich presents variations on the theme of political and social self-destruction throughout Eastern Europe in the first half of the twentieth century.

E.S., a fifty-year-old minor functionary in the Hungarian State Railways, is notified that his pension is to be reduced, the first hint that he is about to be caught up in the nightmare of the Holocaust

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9780374253868 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 1, 1987, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: E.

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