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The compass rose : short stories / by Ursula K. Le Guin

Le Guin, Ursula K. (Ursula Kroeber) (1929-?)

ISBN 10: 0575032294 / ISBN 13: 9780575032293
Published by London : Gollancz,, 1983
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Fine cloth copy in a near-fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 273 pages; Physical description. : viii, 273 p. : 1map ; 21cm. Subject: Short stories in English - American writers - 1945 - Texts -- short stories in English - American writers - 1945- - texts. Hardback Kg. 273 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 198821

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Title: The compass rose : short stories / by Ursula...

Publisher: London : Gollancz,

Publication Date: 1983

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First Edition.

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North to Orsinia and the boundaries between reality and madness...South to discover Antarctica with three ladies from Chile...West to find an enchanted harp and the borderland between life and death...and onward to all points on and off the compass. Twenty astonishing stories from acclaimed author Ursula K. Le Guin that carry us to worlds of wonder and horror, desire and destiny, enchantment and doom.

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Ursula Kroeber Le Guin was born in 1929 in Berkeley, and lives in Portland, Oregon. As of 2014, she has published twenty-one novels, eleven volumes of short stories, four collections of essays, twelve books for children, six volumes of poetry, and four of translation, and has received many honors and awards, including the Hugo, Nebula, National Book Award, and PEN/Malamud. Her most recent publications are Finding My Elegy: New and Selected Poems and The Unreal and the Real: Selected Stories.

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