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The remains of the day

Author: Kazuo Ishiguro
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An English butler reflects--sometimes bitterly, sometimes humorously--on his service to a lord between the two world wars and discovers doubts about his master's character and about the ultimate value of his own service to humanity.
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Genre/Form: Belletristische Darstellung
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kazuo Ishiguro
ISBN: 0571153100 9780571153107 0571177816 9780571177813
OCLC Number: 59165609
Awards: Man Booker Prize for Fiction, 1989.
Description: 245 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Kazuo Ishiguro.

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An elderly butler is on a five-day motoring trip through the West Country in the 1950s. The climax of his journey is to be a reunion with his former housekeeper. This 1989 Booker Prize-winner  Read more...

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