The half brother / Lars Saabye Christensen ; translated from the Norwegian by Kenneth Steven.

Author
Christensen, Lars Saabye, 1953- [Browse]
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Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st North American ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Arcade Publishing, 2004.
Description
682 pages ; 25 cm

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Summary note
Traces four generations of a family marked by the untimely birth of Fred, a misfit and boxer conceived during a devastating rape who forges an unusual friendship with his younger half-brother, Barnum.
Notes
Originally published: Oslo : J.W. Cappelen, c2001.
Contents
  • The last manuscript
  • The women
  • A suitcase of applause
  • Barnum
  • Fattening
  • The electric theater.
ISBN
  • 1559707151
  • 9781559707152
LCCN
2003019905
OCLC
53139262
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