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Fiction In Translation

  • Magda Szabó

    The Door

    $21.00

    translated by Len Rix Emerence is a domestic servant – strong, fierce, eccentric, and with a reputation for being a first-rate housekeeper. When Ma...

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  • José Saramago

    Cain

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    translated by Margaret Jull Costa After killing his brother Abel, Cain must wander for ever. He witnesses Noah's ark, the destruction of the Tower ...

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  • Andrey Platonov

    Soul

    $24.00

    translated by Elizabeth Chandler, Olga Meerson and Robert Chandler 'For the mind, everthing is in the future' Platonov once wrote; 'for the heart, ...

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    Andrey Platonov

    Happy Moscow

    $23.00

    translated by Elizabeth Chandler and Robert Chandler Moscow in the 1930s is a symbol of Soviet paradise; a fairy-tale capital where, in Stalin's wo...

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  • José Saramago

    Seeing

    $23.00

    translated by Margaret Jull Costa Despite the heavy rain, the officer at Polling Station 14 finds it odd that by midday on National Election day, o...

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  • José Saramago

    The Cave

    $21.00

    Cipriano Algor, an ageing potter, lives with his daughter and her husband in the shadow of the Centre, a nebulous, constantly expanding conglomerat...

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    Bohumil Hrabal

    Mr Kafka

    $21.00

    Enter the gas-lit streets of post-war Prague, the steelworks run by singed men, the covered market that smells of new-born babes, the cacophonous o...

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