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  • Sale! Formality of the Page MC

    The Formality of the Page
    ( Paperback )

    $15.00 $12.00

    The Formality of the Page is a collection of powerfully personal and meditative poems tracking the difficult emotional histories of ageing, love, family, and the artist’s life.


  • Sale! Chester Beatty MC

    Caring for Japanese Art at the Chester Beatty Library
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    $20.00 $16.00

    Caring for Japanese Art at the Chester Beatty Library is a memoir of Yoshiko Ushioda. The story begins in 1960, when she traveled from Tokyo with her young son to join her husband, a research-fellow at University College Dublin. Beginning as a volunteer at the Chester Beatty Library in 1970, she would go on to become curator and accompany masterpieces loaned by The Chester Beatty Library to special exhibitions all around the world.


  • Sale! Boathouse MC

    Boathouse
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    $15.00 $12.00

    One of Jon Fosse’s most acclaimed novels, Boathouse is told from the perspective of an unnamed narrator leading a largely hermit-like existence until he unexpectedly encounters a long-lost childhood friend and his wife.


  • Sale! Last Librarian MC

    The Last Librarian
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    $15.00 $12.00

    Awarded the Alejo Carpentier Award in 2012, The Last Librarian follows the journey of a writer who has decided, as a way of honoring the artists who have meant the most to him, to visit and deposit a single book within each of the Seven Libraries of the World.


  • Sale! Dust MC

    Dust
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    $15.00 $12.00

    Dust tells the story of a librarian terrified by the decay of the world around him. With the help of his wife, the librarian wages a futile war against the dust that coats his surroundings until one day Adrian Bravi, or a character very much like the author, arrives on the scene attesting to the very same fears of decay and decline.


  • Sale! BEF2018 MC

    Best European Fiction 2018
    ( Paperback )

    $17.00 $13.60

    Since its inaugural appearance in 2010, Best European Fiction has become an essential resource for readers, critics, and publishers interested in contemporary European literature. In this, the ninth installment of the series, the anthology continues its commitment to bringing together some of the most exciting prose writing in Europe today…


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    Amalgamemnon (Pickup)
    ( Paperback / softback )

    $13.95 $11.16

    A woman about to lose her job as a professor of literature and history delivers a passionate, witty, and word-mad monologue in this inventive novel, which was called “brilliant” (The Listener), “dazzling” (The Guardian), “elegant, rueful and witty”…


  • Sale! Search of the Grail FRONT

    In Search of the Grail
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    $16.00 $12.80

    In Search of the Grail continues Svetislav Basara’s “Cyclist Conspiracy,” a fantastical exploration of civilizational decline told through an array of strange and esoteric documents. Readers are introduced to a secret history of the twentieth century, shown that behind the well-known wars and political revolutions of the period numerous secret organizations vied for supremacy through the control of books, knowledge, and dreams.


  • Sale! Nothing But Waves FRONT

    Nothing But Waves and Wind
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    $16.00 $12.80

    A musty bar in off-season Cannon Beach, Oregon, provides the setting for an unsuspecting Frenchman’s introduction to the many ways life can go wrong for the unlucky in America. He listens as the barflies nightly recount their tales of woe―betrayal, broken families, financial ruin. Though they seem at first to tolerate the newcomer’s presence and sympathy, a tide of violence is rising, one he perceives only dimly until it is too late to escape.


  • Sale! French Fiction FRONT

    French Fiction Today
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    $25.00 $20.00

    French Fiction Today focuses on the French novel in the twenty-first century, examining a series of works that are exemplary of broader currents in the genre. Each of these texts may be thought of as a critical novel, a form that calls upon us to engage with it in a critical manner, promising that meaning will arise in the articulation of writing and reading.