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Grass, Günter; translated by Ralph Manheim; Afterword by Leonard Forster
The Meeting At Telgte - 1st US Edition/1st Printing
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1981. First US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. 1/4 Cloth. 0151585881 . An attractive first printing of the first American trade edition, following a privately printed limited edition by the Franklin Library, in Fine condition in lightly yellowed dust jacket. Signed on the front fly leaf by author and Nobel Prize winner Günter Grass; First published in Germany in 1979 as "Das Treffen in Telgte", Nobel laureate Günter Grass sets this short novel in 17th Century Germany decimated by the 30 Years' War. With his sharp wit, Grass explores academic arrogance and the lessons political and religious history have for the modern world .
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