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The Resource Encounter, Milan Kundera ; translated from the French by Linda Asher

Encounter, Milan Kundera ; translated from the French by Linda Asher

Label
Encounter
Title
Encounter
Statement of responsibility
Milan Kundera ; translated from the French by Linda Asher
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Summary
A collection of essays from the Franco-Czech novelist provides a defense for art during an era that he says no longer puts value on art or beauty and discusses works and artists that are important to him
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2010
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360976
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kundera, Milan
Dewey number
809/.04
Illustrations
music
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN773
LC item number
.K86 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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Asher, Linda
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True
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  • Literature, Modern
  • Music
  • Painting
Target audience
adult
Label
Encounter, Milan Kundera ; translated from the French by Linda Asher
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Encontre
Contents
Painter's brutal gesture : on Francis Bacon -- Novels, Existential soundings -- Blacklists, or divertimento in homage to Anatole French -- Dream of total heritage -- Beautiful like a multiple encounter -- Elsewhere -- My first love -- Forgetting Schoenberg -- Skin : Malaparte's arch-novel
Control code
2010004908
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
178 p.
Isbn
9780061894411
Lccn
2010004908
Other physical details
music
Label
Encounter, Milan Kundera ; translated from the French by Linda Asher
Publication
Note
Translation of: Encontre
Contents
Painter's brutal gesture : on Francis Bacon -- Novels, Existential soundings -- Blacklists, or divertimento in homage to Anatole French -- Dream of total heritage -- Beautiful like a multiple encounter -- Elsewhere -- My first love -- Forgetting Schoenberg -- Skin : Malaparte's arch-novel
Control code
2010004908
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
178 p.
Isbn
9780061894411
Lccn
2010004908
Other physical details
music

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