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Paperback 1997-02-11 $15.95 258
Paperback (Reprint) 1990-02-22 $7.95 256
Unknown Binding (First edition.) 1989
Paperback (First Edition) 1989
Paperback (First Edition) 1989
Hardcover (First American edition) 1988-11-01 $16.95
Paperback 1987-01-01
Hardcover 1969
Paperback 1840
Tankobon Hardcover

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SWIMMING LESSONS.

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Published by BOSTON: HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN & COMPANY. 1989 on 1989
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Firozsha Baag is an apartment building in Bombay. Its ceilings need plastering and some of the toilets leak appallingly, but its residents are far from desperate, though sometimes contentious and unforgiving. In these witty, poignant stories, Mistry charts the intersecting lives of Firozsha Baag, yielding a delightful collective portrait of a middle-class Indian community poised between the old ways and the new.

"A fine collection…the volume is informed by a tone of gentle compassion for seemingly insignificant lives."–Michiko Kakutani, New York Times

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(Paperback (First Edition), 1989)


ASIN: B005CXS8PE

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