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Moring, Marcel (Translated by Stacey Knecht). IN BABYLON. New York City, NY: William Morrow & Company, 2000. Hardcover. First Edition/First Printing. 417 pages. As New/As New.

The author's third novel. The first appearance of the title in English and in the United States. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. A splendid production with a beautiful DJ. His previous work, "The Great Longing", was the European bestseller of 1992 and won the country's most prestigious prize. The poet Muriel Rukeyser said that "the universe is composed of stories, not atoms", and one cannot escape that fact with this book. "In Babylon" is filled with stories pulling you along, stories strung together in an unconventional way, the effect more like a densely woven mat than a pretty necklace. A masterpiece, this is a "must-have" title for Marcel Moring collectors. This title has been out-of-print as a hardcover for a very long time and is now collectible. This is one of few copies of the First English-language Edition still available online and has no flaws, a pristine beauty. A scarce copy thus. One of the most talented living writers. A flawless copy. . ISBN 0688176453. $20.00

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