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  • RAGTIME IN SIMLA. by Cleverly, Barbara.
    Cleverly, Barbara.
    RAGTIME IN SIMLA.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Carroll & Graf, (2003.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The second in the Joe Sandilands series set in India during the 1920s. On the way up to the Himalayan hills to Simla, the summer capital of the British Raj, Commander Sandilands' traveling companion, a Russian opera singer, is killed by a single shot. 287 pp. ISBN: 0-7867-12465.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 53842
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  • Mason, Daniel.
    THE PIANO TUNER.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2002. First edition - The author's highly praised and unusual first novel, set in Burma in 1886. The author spent a year studying malaria on the Thai - Myanmar border, which gives the setting its authenticity. Author's note, 317 pp. Rather uncommon advance issue - and even though the cover indicates a first printing of 150,000 copies, the book went quickly into later printings.

    Condition: Very near fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 38522
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  • THE PIANO TUNER. by Mason, Daniel.
    Mason, Daniel.
    THE PIANO TUNER.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2002. dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's highly praised and unusual first novel, set in Burma in 1886. The author spent a year studying malaria on the Thai - Myanmar border, which gives the setting its authenticity. Author's note, 320 pp. This went quickly into later printings. ISBN: 0-375-414657.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket.

    Book ID: 38852
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  • THE PIANO TUNER. by Mason, Daniel.
    Mason, Daniel.
    THE PIANO TUNER.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2002. dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's highly praised and unusual first novel, set in Burma in 1886. The author spent a year studying malaria on the Thai - Myanmar border, which gives the setting its authenticity. Author's note, 320 pp. This went quickly into later printings. ISBN: 0-375-414657.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 41321
    View cart More details Price: $25.00