A Treatise on Shelling Beans

A Treatise on Shelling Beans

Book - 2013
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Wieslaw Mysliwski returns with another brilliant translation by Bill Johnston. From its opening invitation for the reader to 'please, come on in', the direct address from the narrator draws the reader into a conversational style that is highly amusing, perceptive and human. And in this unforgettable voice the narrator meditates upon the role of fate and chance in human lives, reflecting on how far the traumatic events of his childhood and of Poland's history has shaped his person.
Publisher: Brooklyn, NY :, Archipelago Books,, 2013
Edition: First Archipelago Books edition
ISBN: 9781935744900
Branch Call Number: FICTION Mysliwski 2013
Characteristics: 374 pages ; 19 cm


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