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The Resource A void, Georges Perec ; translated from the French by Gilbert Adair

A void, Georges Perec ; translated from the French by Gilbert Adair

Label
A void
Title
A void
Statement of responsibility
Georges Perec ; translated from the French by Gilbert Adair
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"As his country is torn apart by social and political anarchy, A Void's protagonist, Anton Vowl, a chronic insomniac, is unaccountably found missing. Ransacking his Paris flat, a group of his faithful companions trawl through his diary for any indication, for any faint hint, as to his location. All that it brings to light, though, is Vowl's liking (uncannily similar to his author's) for parody, wordplay and dazzling fictional constructs, constructs which continually risk spiralling out of control. And, gradually, insidiously, a ghost from Vowl's past starts to cast its malignant shadow ..."--Jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
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1936-1982
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Perec, Georges
Dewey number
843.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ2676.E67
LC item number
D513 1994
Literary form
fiction
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  • Experimental fiction
  • Experimental fiction
  • Paris (France)
  • France
Label
A void, Georges Perec ; translated from the French by Gilbert Adair
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in France with the title La disparition, by Editions Denoel, Paris, 1969."--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 284 pages
Isbn
9780002711180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31434932
  • (OCoLC)ocm31434932
  • 154520
Label
A void, Georges Perec ; translated from the French by Gilbert Adair
Publication
Note
"First published in France with the title La disparition, by Editions Denoel, Paris, 1969."--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 284 pages
Isbn
9780002711180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31434932
  • (OCoLC)ocm31434932
  • 154520

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