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Perec, Georges 1936-1982

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Life, a user's manual by Georges Perec( Book )
21 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 1,281 libraries worldwide
Represents an exploration of the relationship between imagination and reality as seen through the eyes of the dying Serge Valene, an inhabitant of a large Parisian apartment block
Les choses; une histoire des années soixante by Georges Perec( Book )
146 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 831 libraries worldwide
Selon Perec, "les choses" sont les lieux rhétoriques de la fascination, c'est tout ce que l'on peut dire à propos de la fascination qu'exercent sur nous les objets. [SDM]
La vie mode d'emploi : romans by Georges Perec( Book )
108 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 757 libraries worldwide
Un roman-somme qui obtint le prix Médicis en 1978
A void by Georges Perec( Book )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 720 libraries worldwide
"As his country is torn apart by social and political anarchy, A Void's protagonist, Anton Vowl, a chronic insomniac, is unaccountably found missing. Ransacking his Paris flat, a group of his faithful companions trawl through his diary for any indication, for any faint hint, as to his location. All that it brings to light, though, is Vowl's liking (uncannily similar to his author's) for parody, wordplay and dazzling fictional constructs, constructs which continually risk spiralling out of control. And, gradually, insidiously, a ghost from Vowl's past starts to cast its malignant shadow ..."--Jacket
W, or, The memory of childhood by Georges Perec( Book )
15 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
Tells two parallel tales, in two parts - one is a story created in childhood and about childhood; and the other story is about two people called Gaspard Winckler: one an eight-year-old deaf-mute lost in a shipwreck, the other a man despatched to search for him, who discovers W, an island state based on the rules of sport
W, ou, Le souvenir d'enfance by Georges Perec( Book )
89 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in French and held by 590 libraries worldwide
Deux textes alternés, l'un tout entier dans l'imaginaire, l'autre autobiographique
La Disparition by Georges Perec( Book )
88 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 546 libraries worldwide
Trahir qui disparut, dans La disparition, ravirait au lisant subtil tout plaisir. Motus donc, sur l'inconnu noyau manquant - " un rond pas tout à fait clos finissant par un trait horizontal " -, blanc sillon damnati
Un Homme qui dort by Georges Perec( Book )
73 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 453 libraries worldwide
"Tu as vingt-cinq ans e vingt-neuf dents, trois chemises et huit chaussettes, quelques livres que tu ne lis plus, quelques disques que tu n'écoutes plus. Tu n'as pas envie de te souvenir d'autre chose, ni de ta famille, ni de tes études, ni de tes amours, ni de tes amis, ni de tes vacances, ni de tes projets. Tu as voyagé et tu n'as rien rapporté de tes voyages. Tu es assis et tu ne veux qu'attendre, attendre seulement jusqu'à ce qu'il n'y ait plus rien attendre : que vienne la nuit, que sonnent les heures, que les jours s'en aillent, que les souvenirs s'esompetent.' C'est en ces termes que le narrateur s'adresse à lui-même, 'un homme qui dort' qui va se laisser envahir par la torpeur et faire l'expérience de l'indifférence absolue"--Publisher's description, p. [4] of cover
Quel petit vélo à guidon chromé au fond de la cour? by Georges Perec( Book )
60 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 397 libraries worldwide
Espèces d'espaces by Georges Perec( Book )
44 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in French and held by 387 libraries worldwide
Ce journal d'un usager de l'espace part de constatations élémentaires : "L'espace de notre vie n'est ni continu, ni infini, ni homogène, ni isotrope. Mais sait-on précisément où il se brise, où il se courbe, où il se déconnecte et où il se rassemble ?"
Penser, classer by Georges Perec( Book )
33 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in French and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Sanma no aji by Yasujirō Ozu( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 385 libraries worldwide
After living alone with his daughter for years, a widower must learn how to let her go, letting her be free to move on with her life, by arranging a marriage for her
Un cabinet d'amateur : histoire d'un tableau by Georges Perec( Book )
42 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in French and held by 352 libraries worldwide
On a painting by Heinrich Kürz
"53 jours" : roman by Georges Perec( Book )
17 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in French and held by 328 libraries worldwide
"'53 jours' est le roman auquel Georges Perec travaillait au moment de sa mort, survenue le 3 mars 1982. Le livre est publié ici integralement, dans une édition établie par Harry Matthews et Jacques Roubaud. Il comprend, d'une part, ce que Georges Perec avait déjà rédigé et qui recouvre onze des vingt-huit chapitres prévus; d'autre part, un abondant dossier de notes et de brouillons laissés par l'auteur, permettant le déchiffrement du reste du livre. Il a par ailleurs été prélevé dans les notes concernant les dix-sept derniers chapitres celles qui étaient susceptibles de permettre aiux lecteurs passionnés par la narration du reconstituer l'ensemble de l'histoire"--Publisher's description, p. [4] of cover
Ellis Island by Georges Perec( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
53 days : a novel by Georges Perec( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
The narrator of this posthumous novel investigates the disappearance of a famous French crime writer. The only clues he has are codes in a manuscript. A half-finished novel completed by its editors
Cantatrix sopranica L. et autres écrits scientifiques by Georges Perec( Book )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 254 libraries worldwide
"L'auteur de La vie mode d'emploi, connaisseur éclairé de nombreuses disciplines, s'est lancé dans cet ouvrage dans l'imitation de textes scientifiques, sortes de parodies, caricature et de pastiches, miroitement sans fin de jeux verbaux. Des textes ici rassemblés, et qui révèlent une figure parfois ignorée de Perec, celle du savant
Les choses; a story of the sixties by Georges Perec( Book )
3 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Je me souviens by Georges Perec( Book )
54 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 213 libraries worldwide
"Ce ne sont pas exactement des souvenirs, mais des petits morceaux de quotidien, des choses que, telle ou telle année, tous les gens du même âge ont vues, ont vécues, ont partagées, et qui ensuite ont disparu, ont été oubliées
Alphabets : cent soixante-seize onzains hétérogrammatiques by Georges Perec( Book )
16 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in French and Undetermined and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Résultat d'un système de contraintes, ou peut-être nouvel art poétique, chacun de ces textes est un onzain, un poème de 11 vers, dont chaque vers a 11 lettres et utilise une même série de lettres différentes, etc
 
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Alternative Names
Bīrīk Ǧūrǧ 1936-1982
Georges Perec
Georges Perec 1936-1982
Joruju Perekku 1936-1982
Perec, G. 1936-1982
Perec, Georges
Perekku Joruju 1936-1982
Pereks, Žoržs
Перек, Жорж
עקרבי, אירית, 1936-1982
פרק, ז׳ורז׳, 1936-1982
بيريك، جورج، 1936-1982
جورج بيريك، 1936-1982
ジョルジュ・ペレック 1936-1982
ペレック, ジョルジュ
ペレック ジョルジュ 1936-1982
Languages
French (811)
English (121)
German (5)
Spanish (4)
Italian (2)
Japanese (1)
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