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Letters to a young poet : with the letters from the "young poet" —Rilke, Rainer Maria, 1875-1926, author.

"Nearly a century after the publication of Rilke's inspirational work, the missing letters of the young poet himself finally appear in this canonical edition. For more than ninety years, eager writers and young poets, ev...

In the land of the cyclops : essays —Knausgård, Karl Ove, 1968- author.

"In the Land of the Cyclops is Karl Ove Knausgaard's first collection of essays to be published in English. He explores art, philosophy, literature, or something as simple as a trip to the beach with his kids, with pierc...

Young once —Modiano, Patrick, 1945- author.

"Odile and Louis are leading a happy, bucolic life with their two children in the French countryside near the Swiss mountains. It is Odile's thirty-fifth birthday, and Louis's thirty-fifth birthday is a few weeks away. T...

Bright magic : stories —Döblin, Alfred, 1878-1957, author.

"Alfred Doblin was a titan of modern German literature. This collection of stories -- astonishingly, the first collection of his stories ever published in English -- shows him to have been equally adept in shorter forms....

Sundays in August —Modiano, Patrick, 1945- author.

Stolen jewels, black markets, hired guns, crossed lovers, unregistered addresses, people gone missing, shadowy figures disappearing in crowds, newspaper stories uncomfortably close and getting closer . . . this ominous n...

The other name : Septology I-II —Fosse, Jon, 1959-

The Other Name follows the lives of two men living close to each other on the west coast of Norway. The year is coming to a close and Asle, an aging painter and widower, is reminiscing about his life. He lives alone, his...

Anniversaries. Volume 1, August 1967-April 1968 : from a year in the life of Gesine Cresspahl —Johnson, Uwe, 1934-1984, author.

A landmark of 20th Century literature about New York in the late 1960s, now in English for the first time. As a novel, Uwe Johnson's masterpiece, Anniversaries, is at once daringly simple in conception and wonderfully co...

Marshlands —Gide, André, 1869-1951, author.

"André Gide is the inventor of modern metafiction and of autofiction, and his short novel Marshlands shows him handling both forms with a deft and delightful touch. The protagonist of Marshlands is a writer who is writi...

Anniversaries. Volume 2, April 1968 - August 1968 : from a year in the life of Gesine Cresspahl —Johnson, Uwe, 1934-1984, author.

A landmark of 20th Century literature about New York in the late 1960s, now in English for the first time. As a novel, Uwe Johnson's masterpiece, Anniversaries, is at once daringly simple in conception and wonderfully co...

Anniversaries : from a year in the life of Gesine Cresspahl —Johnson, Uwe, 1934-1984, author.

A landmark of 20th Century literature about New York in the late 1960s, now in English for the first time. As a novel, Uwe Johnson's masterpiece, Anniversaries, is at once daringly simple in conception and wonderfully co...

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