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Pekić, Borislav 1930-1992

Overview
Works: 328 works in 977 publications in 9 languages and 3,426 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Drama  Film adaptations  Records and correspondence  Novels 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Honoree, Dedicatee, Interviewee, Scenarist, Interviewer
Classifications: PG1419.26.E5, 891.8235
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The houses of Belgrade by Borislav Pekić( Book )

47 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through this metaphor of the gradual decline of a builder's mind, Pekic gives us a compelling look at the unspoken fear of loss and destruction in a chronically disrupted urban society."--Jacket
How to quiet a vampire : a sotie by Borislav Pekić( Book )

48 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time of miracles : a legend by Borislav Pekić( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 1994 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vreme čuda; povest by Borislav Pekić( Book )

44 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Okvir ovog Pekićevog maestralnog romana, sastavljenog iz priča, su biblijski motivi Isusovih čuda u Judeji. Sa poetičnom dijalektikom ona su izokrenuta u svoju suprotnost sa puno humora ali i duboke empatije za ljudsku patnju, ljubav i sudbinu. Leprozna žena je isceljena ali nije prihvaćena više nigde, slepi čovek progleda ali vidi svet i zgađen sam sebi kopa oči, mutavac kada progovori o onome što je uvek mislio biva razapet na krst. Složeno i slojevito delo na slikovit način ukazuje na isključivost ideologija, dogmi i doktrina, gde iz najvećeg nametnutog dobra proističu najveće nevolje. Na magičan način uvedeni smo u svet daleke prošlosti gde ideološka zagriženost i netrpeljivost bilo koje dve suprostavljene snage pokazuje iste osobine kao i u bilo koje doba ljudske istorije. Ideološka polarizacija zrači svojom porukom sve do današnjih dana."--Serbian website (very similar to the cover)
The apology and the last days : a novel by Borislav Pekić( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1999 : antropološka povest by Borislav Pekić( Book )

24 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlantida : epos by Borislav Pekić( Book )

29 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in Serbian and Croatian and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uspenje i sunovrat Ikara Gubelkijana by Borislav Pekić( Book )

21 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plaidoyer du gardien de plage by Borislav Pekić( Book )

14 editions published between 1977 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sentimentalna povest britanskog carstva by Borislav Pekić( Book )

23 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Besnilo : žanr roman by Borislav Pekić( Book )

19 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novi Jerusalim : gotska hronika by Borislav Pekić( Book )

20 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in Serbian and Croatian and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Godine koje su pojeli skakavci : uspomene iz zatvora ili antropoeja (1948-1954) by Borislav Pekić( Book )

29 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1948 Borislav Pekić was sentenced to fifteen years in prison for his activity in the Union of Democratic Youth of Yugoslavia. He served five years before being pardoned. He describes his process of political maturing in this three-volume work"-- cataloger's summary
Odmor od istorije : [politički eseji] by Borislav Pekić( Book )

8 editions published in 1993 in Croatian and Serbian and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zlatno runo--fantazmagorija by Borislav Pekić( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in Serbian and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uspenje i sunovrat Ikara Gubelkijana ; Odbrana i poslednji dani : novele by Borislav Pekić( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Includes 2 short novels. In the first, Ikarus Gubelkijan is an Armenian champion figure skater at the time of the Armenian genocide (approximately 1909 or April 1915 to 1918 or later). In the second novel, the narrator tells his story from prison, where he is serving time for the murder of a former Nazi official. As the novel unfolds, we learn that the victim was the same person whom the narrator, while a lifeguard during the war, saved from drowning, thus making him vulnerable to charges of collaboration"-- cataloger's summary for first novel, and http://www.goodreads.com/
Zlatno runo--fantazmagorija by Borislav Pekić( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That summer of white roses( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrija is a lifeguard at a Yugoslavian beach untouched by the horrors of World War II, and he doesn't understand the danger of marrying a desperate fugitive. His life with Ana is perfect, until the Germans come to take him away
Steklina by Borislav Pekić( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in Slovenian and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roboti i sablasti : izbor iz neobjavljenih drama by Borislav Pekić( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in Serbian and Croatian and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
How to quiet a vampire : a sotie
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How to quiet a vampire : a sotieThe time of miracles : a legend
Alternative Names
Borislav Pekić écrivain serbe

Borislav Pekić escritor serbio

Borislav Pekić pisarz serbski

Borislav Pekić schrijver uit Koninkrijk Joegoslavië (1930-1992)

Borislav Pekić scriitor sârb

Borislav Pekić scrittore serbo

Borislav Pekić Serbian writer

Borislav Pekić srbský spisovatel

Pekić.

Pekić, B.V.

Pekič Borislav

Pekić, Borislav, 1930-

Pekić, Borislav 1930-1992

Pekić, Borislav V.

Pekić, Borislav V. 1930-1992

Pekić, Pekić, Borislav Pekić

Pekičius Borislavas

Pekitch, Borislav

Pekitch, Borislav 1930-1992

Μπόρισλαβ Πέκιτς

Борислав Пекиќ

Борислав Пекич

Борислав Пекич сербский писатель

Пекич Борислав

Пекић, Борислав.

Пекић Борислав 1930-1992

ბორისლავ პეკიჩი

페키치, 보리슬라프 1930-1992

ボリスラヴ・ペキッチ

波里斯拉夫·貝基奇

Languages
Serbian (252)

Croatian (140)

English (32)

French (11)

Slovenian (4)

Italian (3)

Polish (3)

Czech (2)

Slovak (1)