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Species of Spaces and Other Pieces

Georges Perec - Literary Collections - 1997 - 288 pages
This selection of non-fictional work from the author of Life, a User's Manual, demonstrates Georges Perec's characteristic lightness of touch, wry humour and accessibility.
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Balzac: Old Goriot

David Bellos - Literary Criticism - 1987 - 103 pages
A new account of the novel's composition, structure and achievement provides readers with detailed literary and historical background and an explanation of how Balzac ...
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A Void

Georges Perec, Gilbert Adair - 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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Georges Perec: A Life in Words : a Biography

David Bellos - Biography & Autobiography - 1993 - 802 pages
This is the first complete biography of Georges Perec (1936-1982), novelist, poet, verbal gamesman, master puzzler ? a man at once eccentric, brilliant, and endearingly ...
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Romain Gary: A Tall Story

David Bellos - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 528 pages
Airman, war hero, immigrant, law student, diplomat, novelist and celebrity spouse, Romain Gary had several lives thrust upon him by the history of the twentieth century, but he ...
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Georges Perec: A Life in Words

David Bellos - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 832 pages
"It's hard to see how anyone is ever going to better this User's Manual to the life of Georges Perec" - Gilbert Adair, Sunday Times Winner of the Prix Goncourt for Biography ...
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