Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Viking, 1995.
An attractive Advance Uncorrected Proof of the first American edition in Near Fine condition with only minor traces of use.
2012 Nobel Prize winner Mo Yan's tale, originally banned in China, is the account of a revolt among garlic farmers who are unable to sell their crop during a surfeit. Translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt ; [x], 290 pages.