Too Loud a Solitude

Too Loud a Solitude

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by Bohumil Hrabal
     
 

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Hantá rescues books from the jaws of his compacting press and carries them home. Hrabal, whom Milan Kundera calls “our very best writer today,” celebrates the power and the indestructibility of the written word. Translated by Michael Henry Heim.
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Hantá rescues books from the jaws of his compacting press and carries them home. Hrabal, whom Milan Kundera calls “our very best writer today,” celebrates the power and the indestructibility of the written word. Translated by Michael Henry Heim.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Czechoslovakian author Hrabal ( I Served the King of England ) pens an absorbing fable about a man who educates himself with the discarded printed matter he collects. (Mar.)

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ISBN-13:
9780156904582
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
04/28/1992
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
296,429
Product dimensions:
5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.29(d)

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