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The Black Envelope

(1986)
A novel by

 
 
A splendid, violent spring suddenly grips Bucharest in the 1980s after a brutal winter. Tolea, an eccentric middle-aged intellectual who has been dismissed from his job as a high school teacher on "moral grounds", is investigating his father's death 40 years after the fact and is drawn into a web of suspicion and black humor.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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Hardback Editions

August 1996 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Black Envelope
Author(s): Norman Manea
ISBN: 0-571-17663-1 / 978-0-571-17663-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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June 1995 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Black Envelope
Author(s): Norman Manea, Patrick Camiller
ISBN: 0-374-11397-1 / 978-0-374-11397-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux
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Paperback Editions

April 2012 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Black Envelope (The Margellos World Republic of Letters)
Author(s): Norman Manea
ISBN: 0-300-18294-5 / 978-0-300-18294-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Yale University Press
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June 1996 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Black Envelope
Author(s): Norman Manea, Patrick Camillier
ISBN: 0-8101-1377-5 / 978-0-8101-1377-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Northwestern University Press
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Audio Editions

May 2016 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: Black Envelope, The
Author(s): Norman Manea
ISBN: 1-5226-9198-7 / 978-1-5226-9198-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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June 2015 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Black Envelope
Author(s): Norman Manea, Patrick Camiller - translator
Publisher: Audible Studios
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June 2015 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Black Envelope
Author(s): Norman Manea, Patrick Camiller - translator
Publisher: Audible Studios
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June 2015 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Black Envelope
Author(s): Norman Manea, Patrick Camiller - translator
Publisher: Audible Studios
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June 2015 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Black Envelope
Author(s): Norman Manea, Patrick Camiller - translator
Publisher: Audible Studios
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Kindle Editions

April 2012 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Black Envelope (The Margellos World Republic of Letters)
Author(s): Norman Manea
Publisher: Yale University Press
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