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Microscripts

Microscripts

Robert Walser, Susan Bernofsky, Maira Kalman

Now in a gorgeous new paperback edition with full-color illustrations by Maira Kalman, Microscripts is a one-of-a-kind masterpiece.

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A Splendid Conspiracy

A Splendid Conspiracy

Albert Cossery, Alyson Waters

Three friends in a small Egyptian city celebrate idleness, elegance, and joie de vivre.

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Time of Useful Consciousness

Time of Useful Consciousness

Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Lawrence Ferlinghetti's first book since Poetry as Insurgent Art, a new call to action and a vivid picture of civilization moving towards its brink.

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The Poems of Octavio Paz

The Poems of Octavio Paz

Octavio Paz, Eliot Weinberger

Here at last is the first retrospective collection of Paz s poetry to span his entire writing career, from the first published poem, at age seventeen, to his magnificent last poem; the whole is assiduously edited and translated by...

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Nox

Nox

Anne Carson

Created after the death of her brother, Carson's haunting and beautiful Nox is her first book of poetry in five years--a unique, illustrated, accordion-fold-out book in a box. Illustrations.

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Lightning Rods

Lightning Rods

Helen Dewitt

From the acclaimed author of The Last Samurai, Lightning Rods is the most well-executed literary sex comedy of our time.

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The Cardboard House

The Cardboard House

Martin Silver Adan, Mart N Ad N, Martain Adaan, Katherine Silver

A sweeping, kaleidoscopic, and passionate novel that presents a stunning series of flashes scenes, moods, dreams, and weather as the narrator wanders through Lima.

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Written Lives

Written Lives

Javier Marias

An affectionate and very funny gallery of twenty great world authors from the pen of the most subtle and gifted writer in contemporary Spanish literature (The Boston Globe).

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The Miracle Cures of Dr. Aira

The Miracle Cures of Dr. Aira

Cesar Aira, Katherine Silver, C Sar Aira, Caesar Aira

Aira's latest concerns a reluctant but powerful doctor who finally decides to use his healing powers to help a hopeless patient.

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Visitation

Visitation

Jenny Erpenbeck, Susan Bernofsky

A bestseller in Germany, Visitation has established Jenny Erpenbeck as one of Europe s most significant contemporary authors.

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Varamo

Varamo

Cesar Aira, Chris Andrews, Katherine Silver

The surprising, magnificent story of a Panamanian government employee who, one day, after a series of troubles, writes the celebrated masterwork of modern Central American poetry.

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The Hour of the Star

The Hour of the Star

Clarice Lispector, Benjamin Moser, Colm Toibin, Benjamin Moser (Harper's Magazine)

New translation; previous translation published in 1992.

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 Read reviewNear to the Wild Heart

Near to the Wild Heart

Alison Entrekin, Benjamin Moser

This new translation of Clarice Lispector's sensational first book tells the story of a middle class woman's life from childhood through an unhappy marriage and its dissolution to transcendence.

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