Boek cover Timoleon Vieta Come Home van Dan Rhodes (Paperback)

Timoleon Vieta Come Home

A Sentimental Journey

Engels | Druk: 2 | Paperback | 9781841953892
Paperback 38,61
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uitgever Canongate Books Ltd
Taal Engels
Bindwijze Paperback
Aantal paginas 192 pagina's
Illustraties Nee
Auteur(s) Dan Rhodes | Dan Paper Rhodes
Uitgever Canongate Books Ltd
Gewicht 315 g
Studieboek Nee
Verpakking breedte 135 mm
Verpakking lengte 214 mm


Cockroft, a faded composer and socialite, lives in self-imposed exile and fantasizes of true love and extravagant suicides. Rattling around his dilapidated farmhouse in the Italian countryside, his only constant source of company is the ever-loyal Timoleon Vieta, a mongrel with the most beautiful eyes. When a handsome but surly individual arrives on the scene, Cockroft is forced to choose between his dog and this new arrival. He abandons Timoleon outside Rome's Colosseum, where the dog begins the long journey home.
In this acclaimed novel, Dan Rhodes, one of Granta's Best Young British Novelists, has created a tragicomic work of macabre beauty that both amuses and moves in equal measure.

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