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Hotel Andromeda : a novel

Author: Gabriel Josipovici
Publisher: Manchester, [England] : Carcanet, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In a house in a quiet street in North London, Helena struggles with her self-appointed task of writing a book about the reclusive American artist Joseph Cornell. At the same time she dreams and thinks about her sister Alice working in an orphanage in Chechnya. She is certain that Alice despises her for living a life of comfort and privilege, far away from the horrors of war; yet she knows too that her work is more  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Josipovici, Gabriel, 1940-
Hotel Andromeda.
Manchester, [England] : Carcanet, c2014
139 pages
(OCoLC)870980490
Named Person: Joseph Cornell; Joseph Cornell
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gabriel Josipovici
ISBN: 9781847775443 1847775446
OCLC Number: 882255504
Description: 1 online resource (139 pages)
Responsibility: Gabriel Josipovici.

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The latest novel by acclaimed writer Gabriel Josipovici, encompassing suspense, love, family and the work of the reclusive artist Joseph Cornell.  Read more...

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