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The Hills Around Havana

By: Bottom, Carl

Price: $50.00  $40.00

Publisher: Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc., New York: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2192662

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Business card of a Havana agent for United Fruit Company with a handwritten note ('With best wishes 4/30/48') laid in, jacket edges rubbed with some loss and a few tears.Good. 1948 Hard Cover. 297 pp. 8vo. A novel of the expatriate experience in Cuba, published shortly after Ernest Hemingway took up residence at Finca Vigia, which likely glamorized the idea of expat living to some degree, despite the political tensions associated with the nation. View more info

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Monkey Hunting: A Novel

By: Garcia, Cristina

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2271646

ISBN: 0375410562

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Jacket flaps very faintly toned. 2003 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 251 pp. The new novel—her first in six years—from the acclaimed author of Dreaming in Cuban and The Agüero Sisters follows one family from China to Cuba to America in an emotionally resonant tale of immigration, assimilation, and the powerful integrity of self. In 1857, when Chen Pan signs a contract that will take him... View more info

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Dreaming in Cuban

By: Garcia, Cristina

Price: $20.00  $16.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2271647

ISBN: 0679408835

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1992 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 245 pp. Three generations of women in the del Pino family, divided over conflicting political loyalties after the Cuban revolution, are reunited in Havana by a devoted granddaughter who has refused to sacrifice her family ideals. View more info

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A Simple Habana Melody (From When the World Was Good) [Havana]

By: Hijuelos, Oscar

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Harper Collins: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2199820

ISBN: 0060175699

Condition: Near Fine


First edition, advance promotional copy. Signed by author without inscription on half-title page. Top page ridge faintly foxed. 2002 Hard Cover. 342 pp. 8vo. It is 1947 and Israel Levis, a Cuban composer whose life had once been a dream of music, love and sadness, is returning to Habana, Cuba, from Spain, where he has just recovered from the physical and spiritual malaise resulting from his experiences in Paris, then Buchenwald, during the Nazi occupation of France. (A ... View more info

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Havana Bay

By: Smith, Martin Cruz

Price: $7.00  $5.60

Publisher: Random House: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274129

ISBN: 0679426620

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Top edge faintly foxed. 1999 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xi, [1], 329, [9] pp. 8vo. The body, at least what was left of it, was drifting in Havana Bay the morning Arkady arrived from Moscow. Only the day before, he had received an urgent message from the Russian embassy in Havana that his friend Pribluda was missing and asking that he come. The Cubans insisted that this corpse floating in an inner tube was Pribluda, but Arkady... View more info