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Hemon, Aleksandar (Editor); Boltshauser, Patrick; Gal, Robert; Revaz, Noelle & Other Contributors. BEST EUROPEAN FICTION 2012. Champaign, IL: Dalkey Archive Press, 2012. Softcover. First Edition/First Printing. 468 pages. As New.

Collection of outstanding contemporary European fiction. The Third Volume in the projected annual "Best European Fiction" Series. The First Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a very small and limited first print run as a softcover original only. Edited with an Introduction by Aleksandar Hemon and a Preface by Nicole Krauss. Contributions by various authors. Printed on pristine-white archival stock paper in the United States to the highest standards. Without DJ, as issued. Presents Volume Three of the Best European Fiction. "Introduces a whole new cross-section of European fiction. The stories, one per country/language, are arranged within themes (love, art, war, the body) to facilitate book club and reading group discussions" (Publisher's blurb). "It is easy to appreciate what Hemon calls 'the depth and width and beauty of human experience' represented here" (The New York Times). An absolute "must-have" title for contemporary literature collectors. This copy is very prominently and beautifully signed in black pen on the title page by Aleksandar Hemon. It is also very prominently and beautifully signed in pen on their Contributions by Patrick Boltshauser, Robert Gal, and Noelle Revaz ("Noelle Revaz New York, le 5 Mai 2012"). They made rare appearances at the 2012 PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature. This title is now collectible. As far as we know, this is the only such multi-signed copy available online and has no flaws, a pristine beauty. A rare signed copy thus. Some of the world's greatest living writers. A flawless copy. (SEE ALSO OTHER ALEKSANDAR HEMON, NICOLE KRAUSS, ROBERT GAL, AND NOELLE REVAZ TITLES IN OUR CATALOG). ISBN 1564786803. $50.00

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