Iris Murdoch called Auto da Fé "one of the few great novels of the century." Peter Kien is a reclusive Sinologist living in Germany between the wars. Canetti creates the elements in Kien, and in his personal relationships, that will lead to his destruction.
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Elias Canetti was born in Bulgaria in 1905. He studied and stayed in Vienna until he came to England in 1938. He lives in London.Language Notes:
Text: English, German (translation)
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