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Houses( )
Author: Pekic, Borislav
Introduction by: Schwabsky, Barry
Translator: Johnson, Bernard
Publication Date:Apr 2016
Publisher:New York Review of Books, Incorporated, The
Imprint:NYRB Classics
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $15.95
Book Description:

Building can be seen as a master metaphor for modernity, which some great irresistible force, be it fascism or communism or capitalism, is always busy building anew, and Houses is a book about a man, Arseniev Negoyan, who has devoted his life and his dreams to building. Bon vivant, Francophile, visionary, Negoyan spent the first half of his life building houses he loved and even gave names to-Juliana, Christina, Agatha-making his hometown of Belgrade into a modern...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Psychological
Fiction / Historical / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):4.875 x 7.761 x 0.507 Inches
Book Weight:0.528 Pounds

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