Stock Image

The Crystal Frontier: A Novel in Nine Stories

Fuentes, Carlos; Mac Adam, Alfred (trans.)

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 1997
ISBN 10: 0374132771 / ISBN 13: 9780374132774
Used / Hardcover / Quantity Available: 1
From Sanctuary Books, A.B.A.A. (New York, NY, U.S.A.)
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book
Add to basket
Price: US$ 100.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 5.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

30 Day Returns Policy

Save for Later

About the Book

Bibliographic Details


Title: The Crystal Frontier: A Novel in Nine ...

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York

Publication Date: 1997

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First English language edition.

Description:

Signed by Fuentes on the title-page. Spine tips and corners lightly rubbed, otherwise book is fine. Rear panel of dust jacket rubbed; near fine in mylar. Bookseller Inventory # MR3612

About this title:

Book ratings provided by GoodReads:
3.77 avg rating
(717 ratings)

Synopsis: The nine stories comprising this brilliant new work all concern people who have had something to do with the family of one Leonardo Barroso, a powerful oligarch of northern Mexico with manifold connections to the United States. This exuberant fiction contains and alludes to journalism, politics, economics, famous tall tales, and picaresque adventures, all united by the "vitality, variety, and narrative force that Fuentes always gives his work"--(La Jornada).

About the Author: Carlos Fuentes is the author of more than a dozen novels -- including most recently The Years with Laura Diaz -- as well as several works of nonfiction. He has received many awards for his accomplishments. He divides his time between Mexico City and London.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bookseller & Payment Information

Payment Methods

This bookseller accepts the following methods of payment:

  • American Express
  • Check
  • MasterCard
  • Money Order
  • Visa

[Search this Seller's Books]

[List this Seller's Books]

[Ask Bookseller a Question]

Bookseller: Sanctuary Books, A.B.A.A.
Address: New York, NY, U.S.A.

AbeBooks Bookseller Since: July 15, 2002
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Terms of Sale:

Please reserve books by email or by phone. All items subject to prior
sale. NYS residents must include 8.875% sales tax. We accept checks,
money orders, online payment through paypal. Full refund within 15 days
provided book is returned in same condition as sent.



Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.