The Map and the Territory (Vintage International)

The Map and the Territory (Vintage International)

Michel Houellebecq


The such a lot celebrated and debatable French novelist of our time grants a riveting masterpiece approximately paintings and funds, love and friendship, and fathers and sons.
 
Jed Martin is an artist. His first pictures function Michelin street maps, and worldwide good fortune arrives along with his sequence on professions: snap shots of varied personalities, together with a author named Houellebecq. now not lengthy later on, Jed is helping a police inspector remedy a heinous crime that leaves lasting marks on all people concerned. yet after burying his father and ageing himself, Jed additionally discovers serenity, a deeply relocating end to a lifetime of enthusiasts, pals, and family members, and full of hopes, losses, and dreams.

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