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  • BUNKER 13, by Bahal, Aniruddha.
    Bahal, Aniruddha.
    BUNKER 13,

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2003. SIGNED first edition - The first novel by one of India's most famous investigative reporters, described as follows on the back cover: ' MM is a thriller-seeker, a disgraced, self-destructive ex-army cadet with a taste for hard drugs and kinky sex, and a shrewd reporter who will do anything to get a story. His connections reach deep into the heart of India's unsavory political establishment, and into the Army, his current beat where his bravery earns the trust and admiration of even more unsavory sources.Following Special Forces on a series of deadly missions on the Kashmiri border, MM confirms his suspicion that a rogue band of officers is smuggling drugs and captured…

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    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2003. SIGNED first edition - The first novel by one of India's most famous investigative reporters, described as follows on the back cover: ' MM is a thriller-seeker, a disgraced, self-destructive ex-army cadet with a taste for hard drugs and kinky sex, and a shrewd reporter who will do anything to get a story. His connections reach deep into the heart of India's unsavory political establishment, and into the Army, his current beat where his bravery earns the trust and admiration of even more unsavory sources.Following Special Forces on a series of deadly missions on the Kashmiri border, MM confirms his suspicion that a rogue band of officers is smuggling drugs and captured weapons out of India's jungle frontier. When a raid on an enemy bunker uncovers an enormous cache of arms and high-grade heroin, the commander in charge taps MM to unload the goods and he finds himself enmeshed in an international net of gun-running , gang warfare, and double-dealing more dangerous than anything he has undertaken so far.Cynical, knowing, highly capable, and deeply motivated, MM is an intriguing new postmodern hero. ' SIGNED on the title page by the author. ARC edition includes a letter from the publisher, Jonathan Galassi, bound in.

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    Condition: Fine in silver illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 82377
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  • BUNKER 13. by Bahal, Aniruddha.
    Bahal, Aniruddha.
    BUNKER 13.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2003. SIGNED first edition - The first novel by one of India's most famous investigative reporters, described as follows on the back cover: ' MM is a thriller-seeker, a disgraced, self-destructive ex-army cadet with a taste for hard drugs and kinky sex, and a shrewd reporter who will do anything to get a story. His connections reach deep into the heart of India's unsavory political establishment, and into the Army, his current beat where his bravery earns the trust and admiration of even more unsavory sources.Following Special Forces on a series of deadly missions on the Kashmiri border, MM confirms his suspicion that a rogue band of officers is smuggling drugs and captured…

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    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2003. SIGNED first edition - The first novel by one of India's most famous investigative reporters, described as follows on the back cover: ' MM is a thriller-seeker, a disgraced, self-destructive ex-army cadet with a taste for hard drugs and kinky sex, and a shrewd reporter who will do anything to get a story. His connections reach deep into the heart of India's unsavory political establishment, and into the Army, his current beat where his bravery earns the trust and admiration of even more unsavory sources.Following Special Forces on a series of deadly missions on the Kashmiri border, MM confirms his suspicion that a rogue band of officers is smuggling drugs and captured weapons out of India's jungle frontier. When a raid on an enemy bunker uncovers an enormous cache of arms and high-grade heroin, the commander in charge taps MM to unload the goods and he finds himself enmeshed in an international net of gun-running , gang warfare, and double-dealing more dangerous than anything he has undertaken so far.Cynical, knowing, highly capable, and deeply motivated, MM is an intriguing new postmodern hero. ' SIGNED and dated in the year of publication on the half title page ARC edition includes a letter from the publisher, Jonathan Galassi, bound in.

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    Condition: Fine in silver illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 82378
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  • THE IVORY SWING. by Hospital, Janet Turner.
    Hospital, Janet Turner.
    THE IVORY SWING.

    Edition: 3rd printing.

    New York: Dutton, (1983.) dj. Hardcover - First novel by this Australian born author who moved to Canada, winner of the Seal Book Award. This is a the story of a woman who accompanies her husband on a research sabbatical to South India, and who finds herself questioning her values and even her marriage as events unfold. 252 pp. ISBN: 0-525241701.

    Condition: Very near fine in a very good dustjacket (some light edgewear to the dj.)

    Book ID: 51681
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  • THE IVORY SWING. by Hospital, Janet Turner.
    Hospital, Janet Turner.
    THE IVORY SWING.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Dutton, (1983.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - First novel by this Australian born author who moved to Canada, winner of the Seal Book Award. This is a the story of a woman who accompanies her husband on a research sabbatical to South India, and who finds herself questioning her values and even her marriage as events unfold. Warmly INSCRIBED on the half title page and dated in 1992. 252 pp. ISBN: 0-525241701.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket (some sunning to spine of dj)

    Book ID: 84565
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  • THE IVORY SWING. by Hospital, Janet Turner.
    Hospital, Janet Turner.
    THE IVORY SWING.

    Edition: 1st trade paperback printing.

    New York: Bantam, (1984.). First novel by this Australian born author who moved to Canada, winner of the Seal Book Award. This is a the story of a woman who accompanies her husband on a research sabbatical to South India, and who finds herself questioning her values and even her marriage as events unfold. 252 pp. ISBN: 0-553-341162.

    Condition: Good overall - usual toning to the pages, creasing to the spine, slight spine slant.

    Book ID: 54212
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  • Keating, H.R.F.
    UNDER A MOONSOON CLOUD.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Viking, (1986.) dj. Hardcover first edition - An Inspector Ghote mystery, set in the sleepy hill station of Vigatpore, India. 221 pp. . ISBN: 0-670-803677.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 35682
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