The Flounder

By: GRASS, Günter

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Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Stated first (U.S.) edition. In this highly original novel, Günter Grass tells a tale of a talking fish, caught in the Stone Age, and the fisherman who caught it. Both fish and fisherman are immortal. This work rendered into English from the German by Ralph Manheim, who provides a prefatory note. --- Bound in full navy cloth-covered boards w/blindstamped flounder image to covers, titling stamped in silver on spine. Jacket with wrap-around flounder/ear artwork. --- With smudges to fore-edge of textblock and exposure to dampness has caused minor rippling to some leaves, otherwise a clean, tightly-bound, bright copy. Unclipped jacket with small tears and curling to edges but remaining bright and intact and protected in clear removable mylar wrapper. ; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); xii, 547 pages

Title: The Flounder

Author Name: GRASS, Günter

Categories: >>Pulitzer, Nobel, Booker, Nat Book Award Prize, >>Fiction,

Edition: First US Edition

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1978

ISBN Number: 0151314861

ISBN Number 13: 9780151314867

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 60105