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Immortality

Author: Milan Kundera
Publisher: London ; Boston : Faber and Faber, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Milan Kundera's sixth novel springs from a casual gesture of a woman to her swimming instructor, a gesture that creates a character in the mind of a writer named Kundera. Like Flaubert's Emma or Tolstoy's Anna, Kundera's Agnes becomes an object of fascination, of indefinable longing. From that character springs a novel, a gesture of the imagination that both embodies and articulates Milan Kundera's supreme mastery  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Allegories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Milan Kundera
ISBN: 0571144551 9780571144556
OCLC Number: 24142660
Notes: Translation of: Nesmrtelnost.
Awards: Winner of Independent Foreign Fiction Award 1991.
Description: 387 pages ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Nesmrtelnost.
Responsibility: Milan Kunder ; translated from the Czech by Peter Kussi.

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A.novel, divided into seven parts and exploring immortality. This is the author's seventh novel. His previous works include "The Joke", "The Book of Laughter and Forgetting" and "The Unbearable  Read more...

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