Need for the bike (Book, 2003) []
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Need for the bike

Need for the bike

Author: Paul Fournel
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Conducts readers into a very personal world of communication and connection whose center is the bicycle, and where all people and things pass by way of the bike. In compact and suggestive prose, the  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Fournel
ISBN: 0803269099 9780803269095 0803220197 9780803220195
OCLC Number: 51607355
Description: xi, 150 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Translator's Introduction --
The Violent Bike (starting p. 3) --
Bike Desire (starting p. 21) --
Need for Air (starting p. 61) --
Pedaling Within (starting p. 99) --
Spinning Circles (starting p. 115)
Other Titles: Besoin de vélo.
Responsibility: Paul Fournel ; translated and with an introduction by Allan Stoekl.
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Need for the Bike, Paul Fournel's charming collection of essays on cycling, has been announced as a September/October 2003 Book Sense 76 selection. "Paul Fournel is an award-winning French novelist Read more...

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