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Giovanni's room

Author: James Baldwin, letterkundige; Caryl Phillips
Publisher: London [etc.] : Penguin Books, cop. 2001.
Series: Penguin classics; The Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Het verhaal van de tragische liefde van een Italiaanse kelner in Parijs voor zijn jonge Amerikaanse vriend.

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Genre/Form: Romans (teksten)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Baldwin, letterkundige; Caryl Phillips
ISBN: 0141186356 9780141186351
OCLC Number: 907611889
Notes: Oorspr. uitg.: New York : Dial Press, 1956.
Description: xi, 158 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics; The Penguin classics.
Responsibility: James Baldwin ; with an introd. by Caryl Phillips.


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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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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