- Tag = Brazil
THE ORDER OF THE DAY: an unidentified flying opus. Translated by Thomas Colchie (signed)
Edition: First US printing
New York: Avon, 1986. Mass market Bard paperback original, the first US editon of this satirical novel set in the Amazon jungle by the acclaimed Brazilian author. Book just a little skewed, else a fine, uncreased copy. Laid in is a block lettered note from the author with name, address and phone number in Brazil. This was for a Toronto writer and impresario who brought him to town for a reading, and who was invited by Souza to visit, and with that person's 1989 ink signature at front. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.
Condition: Binding: SoftcoverBook ID: 38930More details Price: USD $29.95 USD $26.96
THE THREE TRIALS OF MANIREMA. Translated from the Portuguese by Pamela G. Bird
Edition: First UK printing
London: Peter Owen, 1979. Black boards. Fine in fine jacket. A novel by this noted Brazilian author.
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 52325More details Price: USD $19.95 USD $17.96
TIETA...Translated from the Portuguese by Barbara Shelby Merello.
Edition: First US edition
New York: NY: Knopf, 1979. Green cloth & boards, top edges yellow. Light sunning to extreme bottom edge of spine, publisher's logo rubber stamped to bottom page edges (remainder mark), small shallow indentation to rear cover, else fine, no owner names. Yellow dust jacket is lightly sunned to spine; small indentation to spine, tiny nicks to front panel, else fine, flap price intact. 1.2 kg parcel
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 19559More details Price: USD $18.95 USD $17.06
WHEN THE GOING WAS GOOD
Edition: First Canadian issue
Montreal & Alburg, VT: Reprint Society of Canada, 1949. Small octavo, green cloth, spine label, colour frontispiece portrait. Yellowing to page edges, light endpaper yellowing, spine faintly darkened, amall soft bump to one outer corner, else fine, no owner names. Thin orange jacket has chips to ends of darkened spine, yellowing and spotting to rear panel, just good. A selection from his four travel books.
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 41588More details Price: USD $15.00 USD $13.50