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Ship of fools

Author: Katherine Anne Porter
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Recording for Blind & Dyslexic, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story takes place in the summer of 1931, on board a cruise ship bound for Bremerhaven, Germany. The passenger list is long and portentous, and includes a Spanish noblewoman, a drunken German lawyer, an American divorcee, a pair of Mexican Catholic priests, and a host of others. This ship of fools is a crucible of intense experience, out of which everyone emerges forever changed. -http://www.booksinprint.com.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Anne Porter
OCLC Number: 271487643
Notes: Originally published: New York : Back Bay Books/Little, Brown, 2000, c1962. First Back Bay paperback ed.
Description: Sound disc : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Embarkation: Quand partons-nous vers le bonheur? (Baudelaire) --
High Sea: Kein Haus, Keine Heimat (song by Brahms) --
Harbors: For here have we no continuing city (Saint Paul).
Responsibility: Katherine Anne Porter.

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The story takes place in the summer of 1931, on board a cruise ship bound for Bremerhaven, Germany. The passenger list is long and portentous, and includes a Spanish noblewoman, a drunken German lawyer, an American divorcee, a pair of Mexican Catholic priests, and a host of others. This ship of fools is a crucible of intense experience, out of which everyone emerges forever changed. -http://www.booksinprint.com.
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