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The voice imitator

Author: Thomas Bernhard; Kenneth J Northcott
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One hundred-and-four parables, none longer than a page. The title story is on a voice imitator who can impersonate everyone's voice but his own, The Prince is on the disadvantages of longevity, while Emigrated is on a man who cannot stay in one place. By a late Austrian writer.
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Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Bernhard; Kenneth J Northcott
ISBN: 0226044017 9780226044019 0226044025 9780226044026
OCLC Number: 36755896
Language Note: Translation of: Der Stimmenimitator.
Notes: Short stories.
Description: 104 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Hamsun --
The voice imitator --
Charachter assassination --
Fourati --
Brochure --
Pisa and Venice --
Fear --
One-way journey --
Inner compulsion --
speleologists --
In Lima --
Almost.
Other Titles: Stimmenimitator.
104 stories
Responsibility: Thomas Bernhard ; translated by Kenneth J. Northcott ; designed by Jessica Helfand, William Drenttel.
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This is a translation of Thomas Bernhard's "The Voice Imitator". It is composed of a series of parable-like anecdotes, drawn from newspaper reports, from conversation, or from hearsay. The stories  Read more...

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