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The Joke

Author: Milan Kundera
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 1983, ©1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the first novel by the author of "Immortality", which won "The Independent" Award for Foreign Fiction in 1991. Milan Kundera is also the author of "The Book of Laughter and Fogetting".
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Didactic fiction
Translations
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Milan Kundera
ISBN: 0571130194 9780571130191
OCLC Number: 10222032
Language Note: Translation of: Žert.
Notes: Translation of: Žert.
Description: xii, 267 pages
Other Titles: Žert.
Responsibility: Milan Kundera ; translated from the Czech by Michael Henry Heim.

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This is the first novel by the author of "Immortality", which won "The Independent" Award for Foreign Fiction in 1991. Milan Kundera is also the author of "The Book of Laughter and Fogetting".

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