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  • U6 Glossy paperback 1994 255p. 8.25x5.75x0.70 PORTRAITS OF SEVEN RICH MEN (AND THEIR SECRETS) MONEY - GET IT, SPEND IT, SAVE IT, LOSE IT. RISK IT, WIN IT, LOSE IT AGAIN, GET IT AGAIN: AND THEN GIVE IT ALL AWAY....


  • Granta has long been recognized for its controversial and thought-provoking coverage of global issues. This collection of the best journalistic pieces written in the English language for Granta includes works by John le Carre, Ian Jack, James Fenton,...



  • This special issue of Granta is devoted to failure. It is a hymn to humiliation -- unmitigated public humiliation. A writer who can't write, a child who can't spell, a champion who -- like everyone else in this issue -- always seems to lose. What kin...




  • The latest edition of one of the most impressive international literary magazines of our time. Granta readers around the world, numbering more than 140,000, savor the work of contributors such as Doris Lessing, Saul Bellow, Salman Rushdie, Joan Didio...


  • Many fine pieces make up this Granta issue. There's Thomas Kern's photo journal of Sarajevo, and Ivan Klima's childhood in Terezin. And then there's Bruce Chatwin and his moleskin journals. From one of them comes a selection titled "The Road to Ouida...






  • The latest edition of the impressive international literary magazine features writing so amusing or powerful or urgent that it must be read now. Controversial and throught-provoking, Granta boasts readers around the world, numbering more than 140,000...



  • Featured in this collection mostly of memoirs and portaits is an excerpt from an unpublished Saul Bellow novel from the 1950s, Memoir of a Bootlegger's Son , set in Jewish Montreal, where the language was ``a French-Russian-Hebrew-British Yiddish.'' ...


  • Richard Ford's womanizer is an insistently ordinary man - until he goes abroad. Paul Theroux's 'imaginary' young American novelist loses his self-control in London. William T. Vollmann, alone in the wilderness with Erica, risks losing his life for he...



  • This is a collection of short stories that includes "Vargas Llosa for President", as well as stories from Steiner Novella, Graham Swift, T. Coraghessan Boyle's "Sitting on Top of the World" and Sergio Ramirez's "The Rise and Fall of the Sandinistas"....


  • Granta is a leading literary magazine and publisher in the United Kingdom. Initially founded in 1889 by students at Cambridge University as The Granta, it was successfully relaunched as a magazine of "new writing" in 1979. Granta is a literary quarte...


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