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Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )
New York: Farrar,Straus,& Giroux, (1999). First edition - Set in 1912 at a Danish seaside hotel, this is a story of icebergs, ill-fated love, mutiny at sea and one imaginative boy. "Prince hovers on a seductive borderline between realism and fantasy, between a sun-kissed, sun-streaked, ocean-side summer world and a mythical universe where time and place melt together." Translated by Barbara Haveland from the Danish. 310 pp.
Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.Book ID: 59616More details Price: $18.50
BALLADS, BLUES & SWAN SONGS
Edition: First printing.
New York: Atheneum, 1982. dj. Hardcover first edition - Author's first collection of short stories & fourth book - twelve spare and memorable stories of sailors, drifters and losers - some set in France were Wiser chose to live. Recommended. 182 pp. ISBN: 0-689111886.
Condition: Fine in very good dust jacket (2 short closed tears to upper edge of dj - dj now protected by an archival copy.)Book ID: 32873More details Price: $16.00