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Paul Auster

Baumgartner : A tender masterpiece of love, memory and loss from one of the world’s great writers.

€23,95

A tender masterpiece of love, memory and loss from one of the world's great writers. The life of Sy Baumgartner - noted author, and soon-to-be retired philosophy professor - has been defined by his deep, abiding love for his wife, Anna. Now Anna is gone, and Baumgartner is embarking on his seventies whilst trying to live with her absence.

But Anna's voice is everywhere still, in every spiral of memory and reminiscence, in each recalled episode of the passionate forty years they shared. Rich with compassion, wit and an eye for beauty in the smallest, most transient episodes of ordinary life, Baumgartner is one of Auster's most luminous works - a tender late masterpiece of the ache of memory.

Format: Hardcover
Published: UK, 2023
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Pages: 208
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9780571384938
ISBN 10: 0571384935

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Baumgartner : A tender masterpiece of love, memory and loss from one of the world’s great writers.

€23,95