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A house at the edge of tears

VeМЃnus Khoury-Ghata

A house at the edge of tears

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Published by Graywolf Press in St Paul, MN .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementVénus Khoury-Ghata ; translated by Marilyn Hacker.
ContributionsHacker, Marilyn, 1942-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2671.H6 H68 2005, PQ2671.H6 H68 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. ;
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18246117M
ISBN 101555974341

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Then from the last step of the earthward stairway, like lead past the Under Pits and down the glittering face of Toldenarba, down from the overshadowed glories of the gold-tipped City of Never and out of perpetual twilight, swooped the man on his winged monster: the wind that slept at the time leaped up like a dog at their onrush, it uttered a cry and ran past them.

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