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Night train to Lisbon

Author: Pascal Mercier; Barbara Harshav
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Former Latin teacher Raimund Gregorius boards the night train to Lisbon, carrying with him a book by Amadeu de Prado, with whose work he becomes obsessed, and journeys all over the city in search of the truth about the author.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Belletristische Darstellung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mercier, Pascal, 1944-
Night train to Lisbon.
New York : Grove Press, ©2008
(OCoLC)608422445
Named Person: Teachers -
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pascal Mercier; Barbara Harshav
ISBN: 9780802118585 0802118585 0802143970 9780802143976
OCLC Number: 156834871
Notes: "First published in the German language in 2004 by Carl Hanser Verlag"--Title page verso.
Description: 438 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Nachtzug nach Lissabon.
Responsibility: Pascal Mercier ; translated from the German by Barbara Harshav.
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