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Fences in breathing

Author: Nicole Brossard; Susanne de Lotbinière-Harwood
Publisher: Toronto : Coach House Books, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st English edView all editions and formats
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"Invited to a quiet Swiss chateau by the enigmatic Tatiana Beaujeu Lehmann, Anne begins to slowly write a novel in a language that is not hers, a language that makes meaning foreign and keeps her alert to the world and its fiery horizon." "Will the strange intoxication that takes hold of her and her characters - sculptor Charles; his sister, Kim, about to leave for the far north; and Laure Ravin, a lawyer obsessed  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brossard, Nicole, 1943-
Fences in breathing.
Toronto : Coach House Books, c2009
(OCoLC)649045530
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicole Brossard; Susanne de Lotbinière-Harwood
ISBN: 9781552452134 1552452131
OCLC Number: 290456268
Notes: Translation of: La capture du sombre.
Description: 114 p. ; 19 cm.
Other Titles: Capture du sombre.
Responsibility: Nicole Brossard ; translated by Susanne de Lotbinière-Harwood.

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A disquieting, dexterous and defiant missive, another triumph by one of North America's foremost practitioners of innovative writing.  Read more...

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'This exotic, disorienting and dazzling novel tells the story of words -- of their sound, their taste, their shape -- and asks grave and essential questions about time and language.' -- La Presse Read more...

 
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