Fabrizio Garrone is an impoverished aristocrat who makes his living through translating, and whose cautious existence is marked by his inability to give his heart to anything - not his best friend, not his mistress, not even his own life. This book won the Bugatta Prize.
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1987. Book Condition: Good. First UK Edition. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP88529162
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1987. Book Condition: Good. First UK Edition. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP78712061
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 16/02/1987, 1987. Book Condition: Good. Will be shipped promptly from UK warehouse. Book is in good condition with no missing pages, no damage or soiling and tight spine. There may be some dog-eared pages showing previous use but overall a great book. Bookseller Inventory # 9053-9780002231565
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 16/02/1987, 1987. Book Condition: Very Good. This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping. . Bookseller Inventory # 7719-9780002231565
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR006458823
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used; Good. Bookseller Inventory # 1118987
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 1987-02-16, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. All books are pre-owned and will have been read by someone else before you. They may well show signs of minor wear and tear. Please note, cover images are illustrative only, and the actual book cover and edition can vary. Bookseller Inventory # 9780002231565-21
Book Description Collins, London, 1987. Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. 1st UK Edition. VG+, Shelfwear, ink gift inscr., edge-soiling, remainder star/VG+, Edgewear, small tears, indentations. Literary mystery, set in Italy. Jacket illustration by Peter Eastham. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Bookseller Inventory # 016230
Book Description Collins, London, 1987. Hardback. 1st Edition. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Signed and inscribed by the author on half-title page. Translated by Stephen Sartarelli. 181 pages A moving and alarming fable about the difference between lived and imagined reality. Bookseller Inventory # 267883
Book Description Collins, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. Edition Unstated. "This is a story about a story, a narrative in which the boundaries between truth & fiction blur in a fascinating, and sinister, way. Fabrizio, an impoverished but aristocratic translator, discovers a reference to a lost German novel - The House on Moon Lake - and determines to find it." Size: 180mm - 240mm. 181 pages. Dust Jacket has some shelf wear, some marks and dust marks to the internal edges. Top edge has some dust marks. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; ISBN: 0002231565. ISBN/EAN: 9780002231565. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15525. Bookseller Inventory # 15525