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UNTO THE SONS

By: Talese, Gay

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1992

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000010558

ISBN: 0091771625

Condition: Near Fine/Very Good+


A highly collectible first edition protected in a new brodart wrapper, not price clipped, an ex-lib or book club edition, no markings throughout. Based on Gay Talese's own family experiences, this book begins in the 19th century in the feudal village of Maida, original home of the Talese family. This is the world of Talese's great-grandfather - haunted by the mysticism of the Church, by faded aristocracy, by the aura of Roman triumph tempered by centuries of invasion and occupation. The book then follows the fortunes of Antario, a soldier in World War I, who settles in Paris in the 1920s, of G... View more info

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NEIGHBORS WIFE

By: Talese, Gay

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Dell: 1981

Seller ID: RWARE0000038214

ISBN: 0440186897

Condition: Good


"Engrossing and provocative." Library Journal Bestselling author Gay Talese's exploration into the hidden and changing sex lives of Americans from all walks of life shocked the world when it was first published in 1981. Now considered a classic, this fascinating personal oddysey and revealing public reflection on American sexuality changed the way Americans looked at themselves and one another. View more info