Quick Search

Advanced Search
Browse By Category
Decorative Binding
Early Imprints
Modern First Editions
Nobel Prize Winners
Pulitzer Prize Winners

View Other Categories
Give the Gift of Reading!
Checkout a Gift Card

Not sure what to buy for that special occasion? Let them decide with a Yesterday's Muse Gift Card!


Author    Barrett, Andrea

Title   Servants of the Map: Stories -- First Edition

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Jacket Condition   Near Fine

Edition   First Edition

Publisher    W.W. Norton & Company Inc 2003

Seller ID   1305289

First edition. Nice bright copy. Near Fine. 2003 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Ranging across two centuries, and from the western Himalaya to an Adirondack village, these wonderfully imagined stories and novellas travel the territories of yearning and awakening, of loss and unexpected discovery. A mapper of the highest mountain peaks realizes his true obsession. A young woman afire with scientific curiosity must come to terms with a romantic fantasy. Brothers and sisters, torn apart at an early age, are beset by dreams of reunion. Throughout, Barrett's most characteristic theme -- the happenings in that borderland between science and desire -- unfolds in the diverse lives of unforgettable human beings. Although each richly layered tale stands independently, readers of Ship Fever (National Book Award winner) and Barrett's extraordinary novel The Voyage of the Narwhal, will discover subtle links both among these new stories and to characters in the earlier works. The title story of this volume was selected for Best American Short Stories 2001 and for Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards 2001. CONTENTS: Servants of the Map; The Forest; Theories of Rain; Two Rivers; The Mysteries of Ubiquitin; The Cure.

Price = 5.00 USD

You might also like...
An Expert in Murder: First Edition (A Josephine Tey Mystery)
Upson, Nicola
4.00 USD
Purchase This Now

Morgan's Run: First Edition, McCullough, Colleen
Morgan's Run: First Edition
McCullough, Colleen
5.00 USD
Purchase This Now

Voyage of the Narwhal: A Novel, Barrett, Andrea
Voyage of the Narwhal: A Novel
Barrett, Andrea
6.00 USD
Purchase This Now

An Expert in Murder: First Edition (A Josephine Tey Mystery)
Upson, Nicola
4.00 USD
Purchase This Now

The Hotel, Bowen, Elizabeth
The Hotel
Bowen, Elizabeth
35.00 USD
Purchase This Now

Good Faith: A Novel, Smiley, Jane
Good Faith: A Novel
Smiley, Jane
25.00 USD
Purchase This Now


32 W Main Street, Webster, NY 14580

Store Hours: Mon 10am-5pm; Tue-Fri 10am-7pm; Sat 10am-6pm

Book Buying Hours: Mon 11am-1pm; Wed 2pm-4pm

Phone: 585-265-9295

Email: yesterdays.muse@gmail.com

Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to yesterdays.muse@gmail.com
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com