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  • ISBN: 9780151005727
  • ISBN10: 0151005729

The Same Sea

by Amos Oz

  • List Price: $30.00
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Edition: 1
  • Publisher: Harcourt
  • Publish date: 10/01/2001
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From the internationally acclaimed Israeli author, a unique novel in verse that will take its place among the great books of our time. "The Same Sea is Amos Oz's most adventurous and inventive novel, the book by which he would like to be remembered. This is Oz free of convention--literary and otherwise. Prose leads to poetry, poetry to prose. The cast of characters ranges from a prodigal son to a widowed father who has taken in his son's enticing young girlfriend, who in turn sleeps with her boyfriend's close friend. The author himself receives phone calls from his characters, criticizing the way he portrays them in his novel. In this human profusion there is chaos and order, love and eroticism, loyalty and betrayal, and ultimately an extraordinary energy.Reminiscent of "Under Milk Wood for the range of its voices, its earthy humor, and its poignancy, "The Same Sea is heartbreaking and sensuous, filled with classical echoes and Biblical allusions. Oz at his very best."I wrote this book with everything I have. Language music, structure everything that I have. . . . This is the closest book I've written. Close to me, close to what I always wanted. . . . I went as far as I could. --Amos Oz
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Better World Books West

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Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book!
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This is a used book. It may contain highlighting/underlining and/or the book may show heavier signs of wear. It may also be ex-library or without dustjacket.

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0151005729 Ships from the US Cover has some shelf wear. Pages are clean and unmarked.
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pp. 208.

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First edition copy. Collectible - Very Good. Very Good dust jacket. Review slip laid-in.

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Harcourt, 1999, a nice hardcover in a vg+/unclipped dj, no owner's mark or underlining, light wear.
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8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall 0151005729 Not price clipped.

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Brand New Hardcover! Pristine unmarked pages, no remainder marks, great buy straight from warehouse unread, sealed in plastic, exact artwork as listed,

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Binding Tight Pages Clean Light Edge Wear Previous Owner's Name On First Page.
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Read gently once. Light shelf scuff. Next day shipping using recycled materials. If there's a problem, we'll make it right!
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First edition copy. Collectible-Very Good. Very Good dust jacket. Review slip laid-in.

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Book is in very good condition. Text appears to be clean. Cover has some
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201pp. Wear boards, DJ: wear extremities.
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8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. A beautiful stated first edition of this book from Amos Oz. All edges crisp, jacket unclipped and book appears unread. A collectible copy.
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Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 208 p. Audience: General/trade.