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Author: Lars Saabye Christensen
Publisher: London : Arcadia, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The painter Peter Wihl is about to turn fifty. In a cruel twist of fate, his concerns about his forthcoming exhibition are rendered meaningless when he discovers he has an incurable eye condition and will be blind in six months. A chance encounter with an old classmate leads Peter into a sinister world which will haunt him for as long as he lives. How far is the artist willing to go for his art?
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Christensen, Lars Saabye, 1953-
Model.
London : Arcadia, 2007
(OCoLC)891550195
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lars Saabye Christensen
ISBN: 9781905147212 190514721X
OCLC Number: 85830215
Language Note: Translated from the Norwegian.
Awards: Short-listed for Independent Foreign Fiction Prize 2008
Description: 240 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Modellen.
Responsibility: Lars Saabye Christensen ; translated from the Norwegian by Don Bartlett.

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