Stock Image

Under the Jaguar Sun

Italo Calvino

2,076 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0151928207 / ISBN 13: 9780151928200
Published by Harcourt, 1988
Condition: Good Hardcover
From Books Express (Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since 14 August 2015

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: 65.26 Convert Currency
Shipping: Free Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

About this Item

Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 0151928207q

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Under the Jaguar Sun

Publisher: Harcourt

Publication Date: 1988

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Edition: 1st.

About this title

Synopsis:

Three tales, each dominated by one of three senses, present a married couple touring Mexico, a tyrant made prisoner of contradictory messages, and a fashionable Parisian and a drugged rock musician impassioned by scents

Review:

‘...continues Calvino’s lifelong campaign to add more territory to the empire of the imagination.' -- Time

‘In all three stories, intellectual keenness accompanies intense receptiveness to sensuous nuance’ -- Sunday Times

‘In no one’s work... has the torch of literature flared so brightly or so reliably as it did in Italo Calvino’s immaculate collection of slim volumes’ -- Independent

‘Lean and precise, these dialectical fragments create beauty and profundity from the paradoxes and commonplaces of lived experience’ -- New Statesman

‘The greatest Italian writer in the twentieth century’ -- Guardian

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Buy with confidence. Excellent customer service. 30 day return policy with a full refund if you are not completely satisfied with the book or its condition. Books Express LLC.

Shipping Terms:

Ships usually within one business day. Default shipping is by USPS Media Mail and frequently USPS Priority Mail or UPS Ground is used. Books should arrive within 5-45 business days for expedited shipping, and 7-60 business days for standard shipping. Standard shipping can on occasion take up to 60 days for delivery.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal Invoice Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer Direct Debit (Personally Authorized Payment)