The Following Story

The Following Story

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by Cees Nooteboom
     
 

In lyrical and precise prose braided with myth and symbol, one of Holland's most popular authors tells the story of a funny-looking man who loved beauty; of a proud, spiritual soul who, all his life, was intrigued by transfiguration and who, despite himself, became a player in a drama of jealousy and revenge.  See more details below

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In lyrical and precise prose braided with myth and symbol, one of Holland's most popular authors tells the story of a funny-looking man who loved beauty; of a proud, spiritual soul who, all his life, was intrigued by transfiguration and who, despite himself, became a player in a drama of jealousy and revenge.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781860461477
Publisher:
Random House UK
Publication date:
10/23/2003
Pages:
150

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A S. Byatt
Nooteboom is one of the greatest modern novelists...a fabulist who tells profound, elegant, and disturbing stories.

Meet the Author

CEES NOOTEBOOM was born in 1933 in The Hague. He has published nine novels and over a dozen collections of travel writing, including Roads to Santiago. He lives in Amsterdam and Spain.

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