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La Sagouine. First Edition, Paperback.

By: MAILLET, Antonine. CESPEDES, Luis de, trans.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Simon & Pierre Publishing Company Limited, Toronto, 1979, ISBN:0889241007:

Seller ID: 112679


MAILLET, Antonine. La Sagouine. Translated by Luis de Cespedes. Toronto, Ontario, Canada : Simon & Pierre Publishing Company Limited, (1979). First Printing. Pp. (14),[15]-183,(1). 8vo, illustrated card covers with white spine. "This is a true story. The story of La Sagouine, a scrubwoman, a woman of the sea, who was born with the century, with her feet in the water. Waterwas her fortune: the daughter of a cod fisherman, a sailor's girl, and lat er the wife of a fisherman who took oysters and smelts. A cleaning woman also, who ends up on all fours, with her bucket in front and her hands in... View more info

Ru. First Paperback, French edition.

By: THUY, Kim.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Libre Expression, Montreal, 2009, ISBN:9782764804636:

Seller ID: 113216


THUY, Kim. Ru. (Montréal, Québec) : Libre Expression, (2009). First Printing. Pp. (10),11-[145],(7). 8vo, illustrated pale card covers with purple spine, French flaps. Text in French. The first novel by the Vietnamese-born Canadian author. Winner of the 2010 Governor General's Award for French language fiction. Very good. 25.00 View more info

Man. Advance Reading Copy.

By: THUY, Kim. FISCHMAN, Sheila.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Random House Canada, Montreal, 2014,:

Seller ID: 113302


THUY, Kim. Man. Translated from the French by Sheila Fischman. (Montréal, Québec) : Random House Canada, (2014). Advance Reading Copy. Pp. (8),1-139,(13). 8vo, illustrated dark card covers with blue lettering to orange spine."Man has three mothers: the one who gave birth to her in wartime, the nun who plucks her from a vegetable garden, and her beloved Maman, who becomes a spy to survive. Seeking security for her grown daughter, Maman finds Man a husband -- a lonely Vietnamese restauranteur who lives in Montreal. Thrown into a new world, Man discovers her natural talent as a chef. Gracef... View more info

A Toi. First Paperback, French edition.

By: THUY, Kim. JANOVJAK, Pascal.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Libre Expression, Montreal, 2011, ISBN:9782764805596:

Seller ID: 113217


THUY, Kim and Pascal JANOVJAK. A toi. (Montréal, Québec) : Libre Expression, (2011). First Printing. Pp. (8),7-[167],(1). 8vo, illustrated cream and blue card covers with elliptical port-hole cut to front cover, navy blue spine. Text in French. The second novel by the Vietnamese-born Canadian author, and Governor General's award-winner. Very good. 20.00 View more info