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Riassunto: Nobodaddy's Children is a trilogy of novels that traces life in Germany from the Nazi era through the postwar years and into an apocalyptic future. Scenes from the Life of a Faun recounts the dreary life of a government worker who escapes the banality of war by researching the exploits of a deserter from the Napoleonic Wars nicknamed The Faun. Brand's Heath deals with the chaos of the immediate postwar period as a writer joins a small community of "survivors" to try to forge a new life, and Dark Mirrors is set in a future where civilization has been virtually destroyed. Dark Mirrors' narrator fears he may be the last man on earth until the discovery of another creates new fears. All three novels are characterized by Schmidt's unique combination of sharply observed details, sarcastic asides, and wide erudition.
About the Author: John E. Woods won both the 1981 American Book Award and PEN award for his translation of Schmidt's Evening Edged in Gold and has published a new translation of Thomas Mann's Buddenbrooks.
Titolo: Nobodaddy's Children: A Trilogy (Collected ...
Casa editrice: Dalkey Archive Press
Data di pubblicazione: 1995
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro Condizione libro: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Codice libro della libreria 97815647808363.0
Descrizione libro Dalkey Archive Press, 1995. Condizione libro: Very Good. 1st ed. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Codice libro della libreria GRP84198491
Descrizione libro Dalkey Archive Press. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Fair. 156478083X Used; Book in acceptable condition. May have markings, highlighting, foxing, inscription and signs of wear. Ships fast with tracking! May be missing DJ or ex-library. Ex Library. Codice libro della libreria 9781564780836