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The Assignment : On Observing the Observer of the Observers

Durrenmatt, Friedrich

ISBN 10: 0394560108 / ISBN 13: 9780394560106
Published by Random House, Incorporated, 1988
Used Condition: Near Fine+ Hardcover
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1st American Edition/1st Printing. SIGNED by author on bookplate decal on front end page. DJ has light shelf edge rubbing. Scarce signature from famed Swiss author and dramatist. Also includes laid-in is the original London Sunday Times review. Bookseller Inventory # 016311

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Title: The Assignment : On Observing the Observer ...

Publisher: Random House, Incorporated

Publication Date: 1988

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Near Fine+

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: 1st Edition

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When F. accepts the assignment to investigate the alleged rape and murder of Otto von Lambert's wife, she becomes entangled in a world of mistaken identity, terrorism, political intrigue, and espionage

About the Author:

Friedrich Dürrenmatt was born in 1921 in the village of Konolfingen, near Berne, Switzerland. He wrote prolifically during the 1950s, ’60s, and ’70s, taking particular interest in human rights and the preservation of Israel. He is the author of numerous books published by the University of Chicago Press, including The Pledge.

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