Grove Press

Grove Press is an American publishing imprint that was founded in 1947. Imprints include: Black Cat, Evergreen, Venus Library, and Zebra. Barney Rosset purchased the company in 1951 and turned it into an alternative book press in the United States. He partnered with Richard Seaver to bring French literature to the United States. The Atlantic Monthly Press, under the aegis of its publisher, Morgan Entrekin, merged with Grove Press in 1991. Grove later became an imprint of the publisher Grove/Atlantic, Inc.


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A personnal matter

Kenzabur? ?e - Publisher : Grove Press

Bird's son is born with a brain hernia, like ?e's was. Bird tries to escape his responsibility for the child and his crumbling relationship with his wife, turning to alcohol and an old girlfriend. He is fired from his job teaching at a cram school in the process. He half attempts to kill the child, albeit indirectly, and is forced to decide whether he wants to keep the child. Nobel Prize.
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Pour tous les jours

Winter

To my sister or brother

enough easy to read

Classic modern

Less than 10$

A few days









Key Emotion Indicator
7/10





No man's land

Harold Pinter - Publisher : Grove Press

Publisher presentation: set against the decayed elegance of a house in London’s Hampstead Heath, in No Man’s Land two men face each other over a drink. Do they know each other, or is each performing an elaborate character of recognition? Their ambiguity—and the comedy—intensify with the arrival of two younger men, the one ostensibly a manservant, the other a male secretary. All four...
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During a travel

Spring

To my acquaintances

Easy to read

Classic modern

Between 10 and 20$

A few hours









Key Emotion Indicator
7/10





Poet in New-York

Federico García Lorca - Publisher : Grove Press

Publisher presentation:Federico García Lorca arrived in New York on the 24th of June 1929 and stayed there until the 4th of March 1930. He wanted to leave behind him a suffocating life and found the oppression of mechanization, the metallic barbarity of the crowd’s unawareness. Thus, he let his subconscious get into Pandora's Box and wrote a surrealistic book on a world turning mad. His...
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Between two things to do

Winter

To my parents in-law

enough easy to read

Great classic

Between 10 and 20$

A few days









Key Emotion Indicator
6/10





The Homecoming

Harold Pinter - Publisher : Grove Press

Set in North London, the play has six characters. Five of these are men who are related to each other: Max, a retired butcher his brother Sam, a chauffeur and Max's three sons — Teddy, an expatriate American philosophy professor Lenny, who appears to be a pimp and Joey, a would-be boxer in training who works in demolition. There is one woman, Ruth, who is Teddy's wife. The play concerns Teddy's...
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During my holidays

Spring

To my parents

Easy to read

Classic modern

Between 10 and 20$

A few hours






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