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The light and the dark

Author: Mikhail Shishkin; Andrew Bromfield
Publisher: London : Quercus, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Picture two people, young and in love. Picture them being separated from one another. Picture them keeping their love alive through letters. But now imagine they've not just been separated geographically, but also historically. Imagine that their love and letters now defy time and place, life and death.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Romance fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mikhail Shishkin; Andrew Bromfield
ISBN: 9781780871059 1780871058 1623650461 9781623650469 1780871066 9781780871066 9781780871080 1780871082
OCLC Number: 816166213
Language Note: Translated from the Russian.
Awards: Winner of Premiya "Bolshaya Kniga" (Russian "Big Book" Prize) 2011
Winner of Russia's Big Book Award 2011
Description: 364 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Pisʹmovnik.
Responsibility: Mikhail Shishkin ; translated from the Russian by Andrew Bromfield.
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'Shishkin is the Ian McEwan of Russia' Monocle. * Monocle * 'A literary masterpiece' Guardian. * Guardian * '[A] powerful treatment of love and the vividness of being alive' Sunday Times. * Sunday Read more...

 
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