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The Resource Immortality, Milan Kundera ; translated from the Czech by Peter Kussi

Immortality, Milan Kundera ; translated from the Czech by Peter Kussi

Label
Immortality
Title
Immortality
Statement of responsibility
Milan Kundera ; translated from the Czech by Peter Kussi
Creator
Contributor
Mi2Tfm6ZpFI
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • cze
  • eng
Summary
Agnes, her husband Paul, her sister Laura, and a hedonist Rubens explore the themes of existence
Member of
Summary
Through the actions of three characters--Agnes, her husband, and her sister--and others in contemporary France and Weimar Germany, the author reflects on the image of the individual, the Western cult of sentiment, and the meaning of love
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
039009
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
891.8/635
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PG5039.21.U6
  • F
LC item number
  • N3413 1991
  • K9621im
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Immortality, Milan Kundera ; translated from the Czech by Peter Kussi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Nesmrtelnost
Contents
  • The cat The gesture of protest against a violation of human rights To be absolutely modern
  • To be a victim of one's fame Fighting
  • Professor Avenarius
  • The body The gesture of longing for immortality
  • Ambiguity The clairvoyant
  • Suicide
  • Homo sentimentalis
  • Chance
  • The dial
  • The celebration
  • The face
  • Immortality
  • Fighting
  • The sisters
  • Dark glasses
  • The body Addition and subtraction
  • Older woman, younger man The Eleventh Commandment
  • Imagology The brilliant ally of his own gravediggers A complete ass
Control code
29833
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
345 p.
Isbn
9780802111111
Lccn
90028628
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm22983257
  • (OCoLC)22983257
Label
Immortality, Milan Kundera ; translated from the Czech by Peter Kussi
Publication
Note
Translation of: Nesmrtelnost
Contents
  • The cat The gesture of protest against a violation of human rights To be absolutely modern
  • To be a victim of one's fame Fighting
  • Professor Avenarius
  • The body The gesture of longing for immortality
  • Ambiguity The clairvoyant
  • Suicide
  • Homo sentimentalis
  • Chance
  • The dial
  • The celebration
  • The face
  • Immortality
  • Fighting
  • The sisters
  • Dark glasses
  • The body Addition and subtraction
  • Older woman, younger man The Eleventh Commandment
  • Imagology The brilliant ally of his own gravediggers A complete ass
Control code
29833
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
345 p.
Isbn
9780802111111
Lccn
90028628
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm22983257
  • (OCoLC)22983257

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