Book #15145

Buying a Fishing Rod for My Grandfather - 1st UK Edition/1st Printing

Gao Xingjian
Buying a Fishing Rod for My Grandfather - 1st UK Edition/1st Printing. Gao Xingjian.
Buying a Fishing Rod for My Grandfather - 1st UK Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: London: Flamingo, 2004.
ISBN: 0007170386

A most handsome first UK edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dustjacket, SIGNED by author and Nobel Laureate Gao Xingjian directly on the title page.

Six stories which blend the immediacy of the present with the haunting power of memory through fragile moments of love and life. Simplicity and wisdom abound in the lives of characters whose hopes and fears merge past and present. Titles include The Temple; In the Park; Cramp; The Accident; Buying a Fishing Rod For My Grandfather and In an Instant. Translated from the original Chinese by Mabel Lee.

Price: $290.00

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