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On a hot July evening years ago, my Toyota Tercel overheated on a flat stretch of highway north of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. A steam geyser shot up from... Continue »

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Review:

"This euphoric novel, winner of the Prix Medicis, will enchant a range of readers. The serial storytelling within the framework narrative is as beguiling and inexhaustible as Scheherazade's.... a classic of contemporary fiction." Publishers Weekly

Review:

"Creation and dissolution are the themes in this highly entertaining work, itself a puzzle." Lisa Mullenneaux, Library Journal

Product Details

ISBN:
9780879237516
Translator:
Bellos, David
Author:
Bellos, David
Author:
Perec, Georges
Publisher:
David R. Godine Publisher
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
City and town life
Publication Date:
October 1988
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
581
Dimensions:
9.16x6.12x1.36 in. 1.80 lbs.

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Life, a Users Manual
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Product details 581 pages David R. Godine Publisher - English 9780879237516 Reviews:
"Review" by , "This euphoric novel, winner of the Prix Medicis, will enchant a range of readers. The serial storytelling within the framework narrative is as beguiling and inexhaustible as Scheherazade's.... a classic of contemporary fiction."
"Review" by , "Creation and dissolution are the themes in this highly entertaining work, itself a puzzle."
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