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Classics/modern classics Pereira Mantains

  • By Antonio Tabucchi et al.
  • Price: £8.99
  • ISBN: 9781782116318
  • Availability: Out of stock - publisher cannot give date. If very urgent, please contact us at direct@esb.co.uk
  • Not a catalogue item - details provisional

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This is The International Bestseller Introduced By Mohsin Hamid. "The most impressive novel I've read for years." (Philip Pullman). "Stunning." (Diana Athill).

In the sweltering summer of 1938, with Lisbon in the grip of Portugal's fascist dictatorship, out of nowhere a young man arrives on an elderly widower's doorstep. Lonely and overweight, Dr Pereira lives a quiet, monotonous existence. But when the charismatic Monteiro Rossi bursts into his life, everything changes.

Seeing in him the son he never had, Pereira strikes up an unlikely alliance that will result in his political awakening and a devastating act of rebellion. This is his testimony.

Title details

Series Classics/modern classics Title Pereira Mantains
Subject Italian Language English
Market Adolescent/Adult Level Fluent/native speakers
Publication Date August 2015 Authors Antonio Tabucchi et al.
Binding Other Pages 208
Size(mm) N/A Weight (gms) 145
ESB Code 55761 ISBN 9781782116318
Inspection Copy No Delivery Out of stock - publisher cannot give date. If very urgent, please contact us at direct@esb.co.uk
  Price £8.99

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