Indian Nocturne

Indian Nocturne

By: Antonio Tabucchi (author), Tim Parks (translator)Paperback

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'A lot of people lose their way in India ...it's a country specially made for that.' Amid the backstreets, brothels and faded hotels of Bombay, Madras and the old Portuguese port of Goa, a man searches for his lost friend. Xavier has been missing for a year, and the only clues to his disappearance lie with an overworked doctor, a young prostitute and the leader of a strange religious order. Dreamlike, elusive and profoundly disquieting, "Indian Nocturne" calls into question the very nature of identity.

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Antonio Tabucchi was born in Pisa in 1943. Tabucchi authored twenty critically acclaimed novels and short story collections, nine of which have been translated into English, together with numerous essays and plays. Twice shortlisted for the Man Booker International Prize, he has been awarded many prestigious prizes, including the Prix Medicis etranger for Indian Nocturne and the Premio Campiello, the Premio Viareggio and the Aristeion Prize for Pereira Maintains. Tabucchi was Emeritus professor at the University of Siena, and also taught at Bard College in New York, the Ecole de Hautes Etudes and the College de France in Paris. He died in March 2012.

Product Details

  • publication date: 09/05/2013
  • ISBN13: 9780857869432
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 128
  • ID: 9780857869432
  • weight: 95
  • ISBN10: 0857869434
  • translations: Italian

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