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The destiny of Nathalie X and other stories

Author: William Boyd
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Short stories with an international flavor. In Cork, an Englishwoman and a Portuguese poet meet once a year in 1930s Lisbon to fulfill each other's fantastical desires, in Alpes-Maritimes, an Englishman must decide between his German girlfriend and her twin sister to whom he is more attracted, while the title story is on an African film director shooting a movie in Hollywood. By the author of The Blue Afternoon.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Boyd, William, 1952-
Destiny of Nathalie X and other stories.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1997
(OCoLC)646946841
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Boyd
ISBN: 0679447059 9780679447054 0679767843 9780679767848
OCLC Number: 34584008
Notes: Rev. ed. of: The destiny of Nathalie "X". 1995.
Description: 177 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: The destiny of Nathalie X --
Transfigured night --
Hôtel des Voyageurs --
Never saw Brazil --
The dream lover --
Alpes-Maritimes --
Lunch --
N is for N --
The persistence of vision --
Cork --
Loose continuity.
Responsibility: William Boyd.
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Short stories with an international flavor. In Cork, an Englishwoman and a Portuguese poet meet once a year in 1930s Lisbon to fulfill each other's fantastical desires, in Alpes-Maritimes, an Englishman must decide between his German girlfriend and her twin sister to whom he is more attracted, while the title story is on an African film director shooting a movie in Hollywood. By the author of The Blue Afternoon.

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