The Oblivion Seekers

By: Eberhardt, Isabell (trans. Paul Bowles)

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Book has only a hint of wear. It presents as new and unread. NF to F. This book is a short novel by Eberhardt who was born in Switzerland but moved to Algeria where she converted to Islam and lived an essentially Arab lifestyle. She died in a flood when she was 27. Most of her writing was published after her death. This translation by the acclaimed Paul Bowles, was, I think, her first major introduction to an English-speaking audience. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 88 pages

Title: The Oblivion Seekers

Author Name: Eberhardt, Isabell (trans. Paul Bowles)

Categories: World Literature,

Edition: First British Edition; First Printing

Publisher: London, Peter Owen: 1988

ISBN Number: 0720606985

ISBN Number 13: 9780720606980

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 15059

Keywords: World Literature Novella Novel Fiction Algeria Paul Bowles