A budding poet and his adoring mother are the central characters of this intriguing early novel by Milan Kundera. He takes us through the young man's fantasies and love affairs in a characteristic tour de force, alive with wit, eroticism and ideas.
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"Tender and unsparing..."Life Is Elsewhere is a remarkable portrait of an artist as a young man."--"Newsweek"I will say no more about this lacerating book except to urge it upon all who care about literature in our difficult era."--"Boston Globe"A sly and merciless lampoon of revolutionary romanticism...Kundera commits some of the funniest literary savaging since Evelyn Waugh polished off Dickens in "A Handful of Dust."--"TimeBook Description:
Life is Elsewhere by Milan Kundera is an intriguing early novel from the hugely acclaimed Czech novelist and author of The Unbearable Lightness of Being.
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Book Description Penguin Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140064702. Bookseller Inventory # M9-WLU4-L7ZX
Book Description Penguin Books, 1986. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140064702
Book Description Penguin Books, 1986. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140064702