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The unbearable lightness of being.

Author: Milan Kundera
Publisher: London : Faber, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this story of irreconcilable loves and infidelities, Milan Kundera addresses himself to the nature of 20th century "Being". The novel encompasses the extremes of comedy and tragedy, and embraces, it seems, all aspects of human existence.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Milan Kundera
ISBN: 0571135390 9780571135394
OCLC Number: 59163289
Language Note: Translated from the Czech.
Notes: This translation originally published: 1984.
Description: 320 pages ; 20 cm

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In this novel - a story of irreconcilable loves and infidelities - Milan Kundera addresses himself to the nature of twentieth-century 'Being' In a world in which lives are shaped by irrevocable  Read more...

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"Brilliant . . . A work of high modernist playfulness and deep pathos."-- Janet Malcolm, "New York Review of Books""Kundera has raised the novel of ideas to a new level of dreamlike lyricism and Read more...

 
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