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Life, a User's Manual

Georges Perec - Fiction - 2009 - 661 pages
Over twenty years ago, Godine published the first English translation of Georges Perec's masterpiece, Life A User's Manual, hailed by the Times Literary Supplement, Boston ...
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A Void

Georges Perec - Classical fiction - 2008 - 284 pages
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Three by Perec

Georges Perec - Fiction - 2004 - 187 pages
Perec has rightfully assumed his position in the pantheon of truly original writers of the past century. Godine has issued all but one is his books in this country, including ...
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A Void

Georges Perec - Fiction - 2005 - 284 pages
The Year Is 1968, and as France is torn apart by social and political anarchy, the noted eccentric and insomniac Anton Vowl goes missing. Ransacking his Paris flat, his best ...
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W Or the Memory of Childhood

Georges Perec - Fiction - 2003 - 164 pages
Combining fiction and autobiography in a quite unprecedented way, Georges Perec leads the reader inexorably towards the horror that lies at the origin of the post-World War Two ...
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"53 Days": A Novel

Georges Perec - Fiction - 2000 - 258 pages
The narrator of this posthumous novel investigates the disappearance of a famous French crime writer. The only clues he has are codes in a manuscript. A half-finished novel ...
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The River Between

Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo - Fiction - 1965 - 152 pages
Explores life on the Makuyu and Kameno ridges of Kenya in the early days of white settlement. Faced with an alluring, new religion and "magical" customs, the Gikuyu people are ...
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Species of Spaces and Other Pieces

Georges Perec - Literary Collections - 1997 - 288 pages
This generous selection of Georges Perec's nonfiction, the first to appear in English, features ingenious contemplations on the ways in which we occupy urban and domestic space ...
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