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1910695238
Compass / Mathias Enard / translated by Charlotte Mandell
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Author: Enard, Mathias, 1972-
Author: Mandell, Charlotte
Publication year: 2017
Language: English, French
Media class: Paperback
Classification: AF
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781910695234
Notes:
Translated from the French
As night falls over Vienna, Franz Ritter, an insomniac musicologist, takes to his sickbed with an unspecified illness and spends a restless night drifting between dreams and memories, revisiting the important chapters of his life: his ongoing fascination with the Middle East and his numerous travels to Istanbul, Aleppo, Damascus, and Tehran, as well as the various writers, artists, musicians, academics, Orientalists, and explorers who populate this vast dreamscape. At the centre of these memories is his elusive, unrequited love, Sarah, a fiercely intelligent French scholar caught in the intricate tension between Europe and the Middle East.
GNR, General, ukslc
TRL, Fiction in Translation, ukslc
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London : Fitzcarraldo Editions, 2017
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