Literature

TREMOR OF FORGERY

Written by Highsmith, Patricia
Howard Ingham finds it strange that no one has written to him since he arrived in Tunisia - neither the film director that he is supposed to be meeting in Tunis, nor his lover who is, he hopes, missing him. While he waits around at a beach resort, unable to get going on the film script he is there to write, he starts work on a new novel.
November 8, 2011 | Paperback | Grove Press | 272 Pages |
$14.95

LAST EXIT TO BROOKLYN

Written by Selby, Hubert
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January 13, 1994 | Paperback | Grove Press | 320 Pages |
$16.00

TROPIC OF CANCER

Written by Miller, Henry
Now hailed as an American classic, Tropic of Cancer, Henry Miller's masterpiece, was banned as obscene in this country for twenty-seven years after its first publication in Paris in 1934.
January 6, 1994 | Paperback | Grove Press |
$17.00

MAN IN THE WOODEN HAT

Written by Gardam, Jane
Book Two in Jane Gardam's Old Filth Trilogy The New York Times called Sir Edward Feathers one of the most memorable characters in modern literature. A lyrical novel that recalls his fully lived life, Old Filth has been acclaimed as Jane Gardam's masterpiece, a book where life and art merge.
October 27, 2009 | Paperback | Europa Editions |
$16.00

HIGH FIDELITY

Written by Hornby, Nick
In "as funny, compulsive and contemporary a first novel as you could wish for" (GQ), a young pop music junkie finds that his myriad diversions after the breakup with his longtime girlfriend are not as entertaining as he thought they would be. "A total howl".--Mirabella.
August 1, 1996 | Paperback | Riverhead Books |
$16.00

MAO II

Written by Delillo, Don
"One of the most ironic, intelligent, grimly funny voices to comment on life in present-day America" (The New York Times), Don DeLillo presents an extraordinary new novel about novelists and terrorists, the mass mind and the arch individualist. A love triangle that moves from New York to London to Beirut, Mao II tells an intimate story of faith, longing and redemption.
May 1, 1992 | Paperback | Penguin Books |
$16.00

ON THE ROAD: ORIGINAL SCROLL

Written by Kerouac, Jack
The legendary 1951 scroll draft of "On the Road" is now published as Kerouac originally composed it: rougher, wilder, and more provocative than the official work that was released, heavily edited, in 1957.
August 26, 2008 | Paperback | Penguin Books |
$18.00

BOOK OF IMAGINARY BEINGS

In a perfect pairing of talent, this volume blends twenty illustrations by Peter Sís with Jorge Luis Borges's 1957 compilation of 116 "strange creatures conceived through time and space by the human imagination," from dragons and centaurs to Lewis Carroll's Cheshire Cat and the Morlocks of H. G. Wells's The Time Machine.
October 1, 2006 | Paperback |
$18.00

QUIET AMERICAN

Written by Greene, Graham
"Graham Greene centennial, 1904-2004"--Cover.
August 31, 2004 | Paperback | Penguin Books |
$17.00

OUR MAN IN HAVANA

Written by Greene, Graham
MI6's man in Havana is Wormold, a former vacuum-cleaner salesman turned reluctant secret agent out of economic necessity. To keep his job, he files bogus reports based on Charles Lamb's Tales from Shakespeare and dreams up military installations from vacuum-cleaner designs. Then his stories start coming disturbingly true...
August 1, 2007 | Paperback | Penguin Books |
$16.00

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