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The Elixir of Immortality free pdf Since the eleventh century, the Spinoza family has passed down, from father to son, a secret manuscript containing the recipe for immortality. Now, after 36 generations, the last descendant of this long and illustrious chain, Ari Spinoza, doesn't have a son to whom to entrust the manuscript. From his deathbed, he begins his narrative, hoping to save his lineage from oblivion. In this blend of truth and fiction, European history is re-written through comic, imaginative, scandalous and tragic tales.

About Gabi Gleichmann

Gabi Gleichmann was born in1000Budapest in 1954 and raised in Sweden. After studies in literature and philosophy, he worked as a journalist and served as president of the Swedish PEN organization. Gleichmann now lives in Oslo and works as a writer, publisher, and literary critic. His first novel, "The Elixir of Immortality," was sold to eleven countries prior to its first publication. Michael Meigs is an arts journalist and theatre reviewer in Austin, Texas, who served more than thirty years as an economist and diplomat with the U.S. Department of State. In 2011 the American Scandinavian Foundation awarded him the annual ASF Translation Prize for his English version of "The Dean" by Lars Gustafsson.

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Author : Gabi Gleichmann
Publisher : Other Press (NY)
Data Published : 01 October 2013
ISBN : 1590515897
EAN : 9781590515891
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 800 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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