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Things : a story of the sixties

Author: Georges Perec; David Bellos; Andrew Leak
Publisher: London : Vintage Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A story of a young couple who want to enjoy life, but the only way they know how to do so is through ownership of things.
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Genre/Form: Translations into English
Fiction
Named Person: Georges Perec
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Georges Perec; David Bellos; Andrew Leak
ISBN: 9780099541660 0099541661
OCLC Number: 712608618
Notes: Things originally published with the title Les choses: [France] : Editions Julliard, 1965.
Description: 221 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Les choses.
Man asleep
Responsibility: Georges Perec ; translated from the French by David Bellos with A man asleep / Georges Perec ; translated from the French by Andrew Leak ; with an introduction by David Bellos.

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Things: A Story of the Sixties is the story of a young couple who want to enjoy life, but the only way they know how to do so is through ownership of 'things'.In A Man Asleep, a young student embarks  Read more...

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"Required reading for anyone interested in the evolution of this modern master" -- Andrew Motion * Observer * "As a witty attack on consumerism Things is as much a parable of the Nineties as it is a Read more...

 
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