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Giovanni's room

Author: James Baldwin; Caryl Phillips
Publisher: London : Penguin books, 2001.
Series: Penguin Books., Modern classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats

Set in the 1950s Paris of American expatriates, liaisons, and violence, this title presents a story of a fated love triangle that explores the conflicts between desire, conventional morality and  Read more...


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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Baldwin; Caryl Phillips
ISBN: 0141182784 9780141182780 0141186356 9780141186351
OCLC Number: 495367105
Description: 1 vol. (XI-158 p.) : couv. ill. en coul. ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin Books., Modern classics.
Responsibility: James Baldwin ; with an introduction by Caryl Phillips.


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If Van Gogh was our 19th-century artist-saint, James Baldwin is our 20th-century one -- Michael Ondaatje Baldwin writes of these matters with unusual candour and yet with such dignity and intensity * Read more...

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