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Author: David Grossman; Vered Almog; Maya Gurantz
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st editionView all editions and formats
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Yair, a shy, neurotic seller of rare books, embarks on a passionate affair of words when he sends a letter to the beautiful Mariam, who he glimpsed days earlier at a class reunion, and much to his surprise she responds.
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Fiction
Epistolary fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Grossman; Vered Almog; Maya Gurantz
ISBN: 0374299773 9780374299774
OCLC Number: 46937618
Language Note: Translated from the Hebrew.
Description: 307 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Yair --
Miriam --
Rain.
Other Titles: She-tehi li ha-sakin.
Responsibility: David Grossman ; translated by Vered Almog and Maya Gurantz.
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Yair, a shy, neurotic seller of rare books, embarks on a passionate affair of words when he sends a letter to the beautiful Mariam, who he glimpsed days earlier at a class reunion, and much to his surprise she responds.

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