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Empress of the Splendid Season

By: Hijuelos, Oscar

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1999

Book ID: EC37414BB

Condition: Very Good


BC3 - An advance reader's edition trade paperback book in very good condition that has some bumped corners, wrinkling and chipping, "ADVANCE" written on the bottom page edges, lightly cocked, light discoloration and shelf wear. 9"x6", 326 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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A Simple Havana Melody

By: Hijuelos, Oscar

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., HarperCollins Publishers: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: DAD 585

ISBN: 0060175699

Condition: Very Good


BW1 - As new same immaculate condition in which it was published. Dj., as new, in a removable archival cover. DJ has round label on the front indicating that this is an Advance Promotional Copy. From a Pulitzer Prize winning Author. It is 1947 and Isreal Lewis, 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 recoverd from the physical and spiritual malaise resulting from his experiences in Paris, then Buchenwald, during the Nazi occupation of France. View more info

Our House in the Last World

By: Hijuelos, Oscar

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Washington Square Press: 1990

Book ID: SCW02440

ISBN: 0671727222

Condition: Very Good


BD1 - A trade paperback book in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with minor overallshelf wear plus some light bumping of the front bottom left corner. The story of a family from rural Cuba who come to New York City with little but their great dreams. The main character is born there and grows up knowing the harsh city streets and hearing stories of a Cuba of tangos, dance contests, cockfights and poetry. His parents never adjust to the change but their son is a product of it. This is the author's first novel. The author is a winner of the Pulitzer Prize plus nume... View more info

The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love

By: Hijuelos, Oscar

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Perennial Library/ Harper & Row, Publishers: 1994

Book ID: SCW06947

ISBN: 0060973277

Condition: Good


BU2 - A trade paperback book in good+ to very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear plus there is some creasing on the spine plus there is some light rubbing overall on the covers. A novel set in 1949 when two young Cuban miusicians immigrate from Havana to New York to pursue their careers. It is the era of the mambo and their orchestra earns them the title of Mambo Kings. It becomes a golden time for them and thirty years later the look back at it with nostalgia and deep affection. By the author of "Our House in the Last World" a... View more info

The Empress of the Splendid Season

By: Hijuelos, Óscar

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Harper Perennial/HarperCollins Publishers: 2000

Book ID: SCW08933

ISBN: 0060928700

Condition: Good


CE2 - A trade paperback book in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear primarily in the form of some yellowing on the outside paper edges plus there are two staple holes on the front cover plus there is one dogeared page. A book about the joys, desires, and disappointments of assimilation into American life witnessed through the experience of a formerly prosperous Cuban émigré who is now a cleaning woman in New York city. This is a New York Time Notable Book. The author is a winner of the Pulitzer Prize, a Rome Fellowship of the Ame... View more info

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Dark Dude

By: Hijuelos, Oscar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum Books for Young Readers: 2008

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC38889BB

Condition: Very Good


Z3 - An advance reader's copy trade paperback book SIGNED by author in very good condition has some bumped corners, light discoloration and shelf wear. How do you escape yourself? 8.25"x5.5", 435 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info