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Blindly

Author: Claudio Magris; Anne Milano Appel
Publisher: New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, 2012.
Series: Margellos world republic of letters book.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Who is the mysterious narrator of Blindly? Clearly a recluse and a fugitive, but what more of him can we discern? Baffled by the events of his own life, he muses, "When I write, and even now when I think back on it, I hear a kind of buzzing, blathered words that I can barely understand, gnats droning around a table lamp, that I have to continually swat away with my hand, so as not to lose the thread." Claudio  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Jørgen Jürgensen
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Claudio Magris; Anne Milano Appel
ISBN: 9780300185362 0300185367
OCLC Number: 812578070
Language Note: Translated from the Italian.
Description: 383 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Margellos world republic of letters book.
Other Titles: Alla cieca.
Responsibility: Claudio Magris ; English translation by Anne Milano Appel.

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Who is the mysterious narrator of Blindly? Clearly a recluse and a fugitive, but what more of him can we discern? In a shifting choral monologue - part confession, part psychiatric session - a man  Read more...

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Winner of the 2013 Northern California Book Awards for Fiction in Translation.--Northern California Book Awards"Northern California Book Reviewers" (05/22/2013)

 
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