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Heart's Wings : & Other Stories.

Author: Gabriel Josipovici
Publisher: Chicago : Carcanet Press Ltd., 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written over a span of 40 years, this collection features the short stories of British writer Gabriel Josipovici. Unique and intriguing, the narratives take place in a variety of settings-including a seedy London nightclub in the 1960s, a brothel in Hamburg during World War I, and an airport in Bukovina in 1942-and explore not only Shakespeare's mind as he writes Twelfth Night, but also Jorge Borges' dreams of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gabriel Josipovici
ISBN: 9781847778796 1847778798
OCLC Number: 806205329
Description: 1 online resource (199 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Dedication; Acknowledgements; Table of Contents; Second Person Looking Out; Mobius the Stripper; The Bird Cage; Waiting; Fuga; Memories of a Mirrored Room in Hamburg; He; Brothers; Christmas; That Which Is Hidden Is That Which Is Shown; That Which Is Shown Is That Which Is Hidden; A Changeable Report; Volume IV, pp. 167-69; Exile; Steps; In the Fertile Land; The Plot Against the Giant; A Modern Fairy Tale; Donne Undone; The Hand of God; Tegel; A Glass of Water; Love Across the Borders; The Two Lönnrots; He Contemplates a Photograph in a Newspaper; Heart's Wings. About the AuthorAlso by Gabriel Josipovici; Copyright.

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Whether they take place in a seedy London nightclub in the sixties, in a brothel in Hamburg during the First World War, or in that of the dying Borges as he dreams of Finland and the Kalevala, in an  Read more...

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