Item #7034 A WILD SHEEP CHASE. Haruki Murakami, Alfred Birnbaum, novel, translation.


Tokyo & New York: Kodansha International Ltd., 1989. First American Edition. Item #7034

First Printing. Octavo (23.75cm); royal blue paper-covered boards and green cloth backstrip, with titles stamped in silver on spine; dustjacket; [iv],[3],4-299,[1]pp. Scattered foxing to text edges, else Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped (priced $18.95), without the usual sunning to the spine panel. The publisher's pictorial postcard reproducing the jacket art is laid in. The author's first novel published in English, and the concluding volume in his "Trilogy of the Rat" – a magical realist quasi-detective novel inspired by the works of Raymond Chandler. Rubin 3.

Price: $150.00

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