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Dostoevsky's Last Night
     

Dostoevsky's Last Night

by Cristina Peri Rossi, Laura C. Dail (Translator)
 

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In this wonderfully provocative novel, gambling is both a powerfully erotic and a spiritual experience for one man, Jorge: a gambler addicted to the godlike sensation of mastering games of chance. Jorge's addiction leads him to a mysteriously seductive analyst, Lucia, who attempts to cure his problem. Their dialogues form the core of this "enchanting literary delight"

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In this wonderfully provocative novel, gambling is both a powerfully erotic and a spiritual experience for one man, Jorge: a gambler addicted to the godlike sensation of mastering games of chance. Jorge's addiction leads him to a mysteriously seductive analyst, Lucia, who attempts to cure his problem. Their dialogues form the core of this "enchanting literary delight" (Oscar Hijuelos).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312143220
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
06/01/1996
Pages:
180
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.29(h) x 0.55(d)

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