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Trans-Atlantyk

Trans-Atlantyk

by Witold Gombrowicz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300065035

ISBN-13: 9780300065039

Pub. Date: 08/28/1995

Publisher: Yale University Press

This is the first English translation of Trans-Atlantyk by Witold Gombrowicz, one of the most important Polish writers of the twentieth century. Trans-Atlantyk, a semi-autobiographical, satirical novel, is based on the author's experience of being caught in Argentina at the outbreak of World War II. At odds with the Argentinean literary world and with Polish

Overview

This is the first English translation of Trans-Atlantyk by Witold Gombrowicz, one of the most important Polish writers of the twentieth century. Trans-Atlantyk, a semi-autobiographical, satirical novel, is based on the author's experience of being caught in Argentina at the outbreak of World War II. At odds with the Argentinean literary world and with Polish emigre society, Gombrowicz explores the modern predicament of exile and displacement in a disintegrating world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300065039
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
08/28/1995
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
152
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x (d)

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