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On love

Author: Alain De Botton
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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The best-selling author of How Proust Can Change Your Life and The Art of Travel revisits his utterly charming debut novel, On Love. The narrator is smitten by Chloe on a Paris-London flight, and by the time they've reached the luggage carousel he knows he is in love. He loves her chestnut hair, watery green eyes, the gap that makes her teeth Kantian and not Platonic, and her views on Heidegger's Being and Time --  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Love stories
Fiction
Romance fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alain De Botton
ISBN: 0802134092 9780802134097
OCLC Number: 30666685
Description: 231 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Alain de Botton.

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In this dazzlingly original first novel, Alain de Botton tells of a young man smitten by a woman on a Paris-London flight. On Love plots the course of their affair from the initial delirium of  Read more...

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