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  • A DISOBEDIENT GIRL. by Freeman, Ru.
    Freeman, Ru.
    A DISOBEDIENT GIRL.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Atria Books (Simon & Schuste), (2009) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, the story of three women from very different backgrounds, set against 40 years of turbulent history in Sri Lanka. 374 pp. ISBN: 9781439101957.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (remainder line.)

    Book ID: 56257
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  • A DISOBEDIENT GIRL. by Freeman, Ru.
    Freeman, Ru.
    A DISOBEDIENT GIRL.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Atria Books (Simon & Schuste), (2009) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, the story of three women from very different backgrounds, set against 40 years of turbulent history in Sri Lanka. 374 pp. ISBN: 9781439101957.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)

    Book ID: 50636
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  • THE SANDGLASS. by Gunesekera, Romesh.
    Gunesekera, Romesh.
    THE SANDGLASS.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: The New Press, (1998) dj. Hardcover first edition - Second novel (third book) by this Sri Lankan writer. "The Sandglass tells the story of two feuding families whose lives are interlinked by the changing fortunes of post colonial Sri Lanka." Jacket photograph by Nina Subin. 278 pp. ISBN: 1-56584484X.

    Condition: Fine in very near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 55713
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  • Meidav, Edie,
    THE FAR FIELD: A Novel of Ceylon.

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2001. dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's very highly praised epic first novel, set in Ceylon in 1936 in a world on the edge of war, one which explores the tragedy of colonialism, and the misunderstanding between the East and the West. In 2000, Meidav was selected by the Voice Literary Supplement as one of the 'writers on the verge.' Dust jacket praise from Paul West, Claire Messud and others. Winner of the Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize for best novel by a woman. 584 pp. ISBN: 0-618013660.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket.(scratch on spine of dj.)

    Book ID: 38355
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  • WHAT LIES BETWEEN US. by Munaweera, Nayomi.
    Munaweera, Nayomi.
    WHAT LIES BETWEEN US.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (2016) dj. Hardcover first edition - Second book by this award winning author, who was born in Sri Lanka, grew up in Nigeria, and is now living in California - a story of a woman driven by the demons of her past. 305 pp. ISBN: 978-1250043948.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 77740
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  • WHAT LIES BETWEEN US. by Munaweera, Nayomi.
    Munaweera, Nayomi.
    WHAT LIES BETWEEN US.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: St Martin's, (2016). SIGNED first edition - Second book by this award winning author, who was born in Sri Lanka, grew up in Nigeria, and is now living in California - a story of a woman driven by the demons of her past. SIGNED on the title page and dated in the year of publication. 305 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 67208
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  • Ondaatje, Michael.
    THE CAT'S TABLE.

    Edition: 5th printing (in the same year as the first)

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011. dj. Hardcover - Sixth novel by this Booker Prize winning author, who was born in Sri Lanka but now lives in writes in Canada. In 1950 a young boy boards a ship bound for England in Columbo, and during the voyage he is seated at "the cat's table" - as far from the Captain's table as one can get. A story about the often forbidden discoveries of childhood, and the beginning of a life-long journey. 269 pp. ISBN: 9780307700117.

    Condition: Very near fine in a near fine dustjacket. (nick to dj at bottom of spine)

    Book ID: 59387
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  • Ondaatje, Michael.
    ANIL'S GHOST.

    Edition: Later printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000. dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel set in modern day Sri Lanka, torn by civil war. The story of Anil Tissera, a forensic anthropologist, who is sent by a human rights group to discover the source of the organized campaign of murder engulfing the island. ISBN: 0-375-410538.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 24543
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  • HANDWRITING by Ondaatje, Michael
    Ondaatje, Michael
    HANDWRITING

    Edition: First printing.

    Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1998. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - True first edition of this collection of poems about love, landscape and the sweep of history in this Canadian writer's first home: Sri Lanka. SIGNED on the title page. Notes. 78 pp. ISBN: 0-7710-68778.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dustjacket.

    Book ID: 60981
    Keywords: canada, Poetry, sri lanka
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  • Ondaatje, Michael.
    ANIL'S GHOST.

    Edition: 1st trade paperback printing.

    New York: Vintage Books, (2001.). Novel set in modern day Sri Lanka, torn by civil war. The story of Anil Tissera, a forensic anthropologist, who is sent by a human rights group to discover the source of the organized campaign of murder engulfing the island. ISBN: 0-375-724370.

    Condition: Good condition (some wear to covers.)

    Book ID: 30767
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  • Ondaatje, Michael.
    ANIL'S GHOST.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000. dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel set in modern day Sri Lanka, torn by civil war. The story of Anil Tissera, a forensic anthropologist, who is sent by a human rights group to discover the source of the organized campaign of murder engulfing the island. ISBN: 0-375-410538.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 32104
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  • Ondaatje, Michael.
    ANIL'S GHOST.

    Edition: Trade paperback.

    New York: Vintage Books, (2001.). Novel set in modern day Sri Lanka, torn by civil war. The story of Anil Tissera, a forensic anthropologist, who is sent by a human rights group to discover the source of the organized campaign of murder engulfing the island. 307 pp. ISBN: 0-375-724370.

    Condition: Very good condition.

    Book ID: 33615
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