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Mood Indigo
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Mood Indigo

Boris Vian

Colin is a wealthy young aristocrat, a slim, innocent creature who loves easily. The instant he sees Chloe, bass drums thump inside his shirt, and soon the two are married. Typically generous, Colin gives a quarter of his fortune...

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Boris Vian's Manual of Saint Germain des Pres
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Boris Vian’s Manual of Saint Germain des Pres

Boris Vian, Georges Dudognon

Rizzoli is pleased to present the first ever English-language translation of Manuel de St. Germain des Pres by beloved French author Boris Vian. This long-lost guide is an important cultural artifact of a poetic Paris that we've...

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Mood Indigo
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Mood Indigo

Boris Vian

Colin is a wealthy young aristocrat, a slim, innocent creature who loves easily. The instant he sees Chloe, bass drums thump inside his shirt, and soon the two are married. Typically generous, Colin gives a quarter of his fortune...

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Red Grass
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Red Grass

Boris Vian, Paul Knobloch, Marc Lapprand

Boris Vian (1920-1959) was a magnificent jack-of-all-trades--actor, jazz critic, engineer, musician, playwright, songwriter, translator--not to mention the leading social light of the Saint-Germain-des-Pres scene. His third major...

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Heartsnatcher
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Heartsnatcher

Boris Vian, Raymond Queneau

Boris Vian s early death robbed French literature of a novelist who was coherent while still modern. Heartsnatcher is an esoteric, surrealistic comedy about guilt, set in a deceptively familiar, almost ordinary locale. New...

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Autumn in Peking
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Autumn in Peking

Boris Vian, Paul Knobloch, Marc Lapprand

Autumn in Peking takes place in an imaginary desert called Exopotamie, where a train station and a railway line are under construction. Homes are destroyed to lay the lines, which turn out to lead nowhere. In part a satire on the...

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L' Ecume DES Jours
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L' Ecume DES Jours

Boris Vian

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La Hierba Roja
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La Hierba Roja

Boris Vian, Jordi Marti

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A Tiro Limpio
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A Tiro Limpio

Boris Vian, Juan Manuel Salmeron

Scrambled Case tells a humorously grotesque story that combines terror, police investigation and espionage, and whose plot weaves and unravels, tangles and untangles with joyful ease the language itself, full of games, paradoxes...

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Trouble Dans Les Andains
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Trouble Dans Les Andains

Boris Vian

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I Spit on Your Graves
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I Spit on Your Graves

Boris Vian, Vernon Sullivan

Lee Anderson arrives in Buckton, and sets about integrating himself into the community. Lee is black, but passes for white, and is seeking revenge for the lynching of his brother. He finds two rich sisters, and decides to seduce,...

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