Life: A User's Manual (Verba Mundi)

Life: A User's Manual (Verba Mundi)

Georges Perec, David Bellos


Over 20 years in the past, Godine released the 1st English translation of Georges Perec's masterpiece, lifestyles A User's guide, hailed by means of the days Literary complement, Boston Globe, and others as one of many nice novels of the century. we're now proud to announce a newly revised 20th anniversary version of existence. rigorously ready, with many corrections, this version of existence A User's guide would be the hottest reference version for the long run. established round a unmarried second in time 8:00 P.M. on June 23, 1975, Perec's spellbinding puzzle starts off in an condo block within the XVIIth arrondissement of Paris the place, bankruptcy through bankruptcy, room through room, a very wealthy forged of characters is printed in a chain of stories which are weird and wonderful, not likely, relocating, humorous, or (sometimes) particularly usual.

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