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The Counterfeiters  : Penguin Twentieth Century Classics Series - Andre Gide

The Counterfeiters

Penguin Twentieth Century Classics Series

Paperback

Published: January 1990
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'It's only after our death that we shall really be able to hear'

The measured tone of hopeless nihilism that pervades The Counterfeiters quickly shatters any image of André Gide as the querulous and impious Buddha to a quarter-century of intellectuals. In sharp and brilliant prose a seedy, cynical and gratuitously alarming narrative is developed, involving a wide range of otherwise harmless and mainly middle-to-upper-class Parisians. But the setting could be anywhere.

From puberty through adolescence to death, The Counterfeiters is a rare encyclopaedia of human disorder, weakness and despair.

ISBN: 9780140180930
ISBN-10: 0140180931
Series: Penguin Twentieth Century Classics Series
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 352
Published: January 1990
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 12.9  x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.26
Edition Number: 1