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Dancing lessons for the advanced in age

Author: Bohumil Hrabal; Michael Henry Heim
Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A Czech novel written in one long sentence. Its protagonist is an old shoemaker who approaches several women on a beach and proceeds to regale them with stories from his life, some wise, some funny, some wicked. By the author of Closely Watched Trains.
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Genre/Form: Experimental fiction
Humorous fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hrabal, Bohumil, 1914-1997.
Dancing lessons for the advanced in age.
New York : Harcourt Brace, ©1995
(OCoLC)647609541
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bohumil Hrabal; Michael Henry Heim
ISBN: 0151238103 9780151238101 0156002329 9780156002325
OCLC Number: 32242437
Description: 117 pages ; 18 cm
Other Titles: Taneční hodiny pro starší a pokročilé.
Responsibility: Bohumil Hrabal ; translated from the Czech by Michael Henry Heim.
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A Czech novel written in one long sentence. Its protagonist is an old shoemaker who approaches several women on a beach and proceeds to regale them with stories from his life, some wise, some funny, some wicked. By the author of Closely Watched Trains.

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