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Where Tigers Are at Home free pdf Winner of the Prix Medicis, this multifaceted literary novel follows the Jesuit scholar Athanasius Kircher across 17th-century Europe and Eleazard von Wogau, a retired French correspondent, through modern Brazil.

About Jean-Marie Blas De Roblaes

Born in 1954, Jean-Marie Blas de RoblEs was a lecturer in philosophy at universities in Brazil, China, and Italy and, finally, for the Alliance FranCaise in Taiwan. His first literary publication was a volume of short stories in 1982, followed by two novels, after which he turned to writing full time. An avid traveller, Blas de RoblEs also edits a series of books on archaeology, and is a member of the French Archaeological Mission. Mike Mitchell has translated over fifty titles including works by Goethe, Meyrink, Adolf Loos, and Oskar Kokoschka. Several of his translations have been shortlisted for awards, including three short listings for The Oxford Weidenfeld Translation Prize. Most recently Mitchell has been shortlisted for the Kurt Wolff Prize for his translation of Thomas Bernhard's "Over All the Mountain Tops." In 1998, he was awarded the Schlegel-Tieck Prize for best German translation for Herbert Rosendorfer's "Letters Back to Ancient China."

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Author : Jean-Marie Blas De Roblaes
Publisher : Other Press (NY)
Data Published : 01 March 2013
ISBN : 1590515625
EAN : 9781590515624
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 817 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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