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A companion to the award-winning novel The Orphanage, Detlev's Imitations is an investigation of the limits of language; an ethnography of sexual cultures; a novel of Hamburg--and a poetic documentation of postwar German history . "Fichte is a major literary voice, distinctive and challenging."--Publishers Weekly
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Born in 1935 Hubert Fichte has long been recognized as one of the outstanding German writers of the 1960s. The posthumous publication in Germany of his nineteen-volume History of Sensitivity, a dialogue with Proust's Remembrance of Things Past, has established him as one of the great European writers of the twentieth century. He died in 1986.Language Notes:
Text: English (translation)
Original Language: German
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Book Description Serpents Tail, U.S.A., 1992. Soft cover. Condition: New. Detlev, half Jewish and fatherless, survives the firestorms of Hamburg in 1943, to become a child actor in the post-war years. In 1968 he has become Jaecki, living in Hamburg as Gay culture becomes big.255 pages, published @ $14.95/8.99 Pounds. Seller Inventory # 13575
Book Description Condition: New. Brand New. Seller Inventory # 1852421673
Book Description Profile Books Ltd, United Kingdom, 1992. Paperback. Condition: New. Main. Language: English. Brand new Book. Detlev, half Jewish and fatherless, survives the Hamburg firestorm of 1943 to become a child actor in the postwar years of hunger. The boy Detlev is also the man J?cki living the explosion of gay culture and student revolt in Hamburg in 1968. Detlev's Imitations is a sentimental education, an investigation of the possibilities and limits of language, an ethnography of sexual cultures, a novel of Hamburg and a poetic documentation of postwar German history. Seller Inventory # BTE9781852421670
Book Description Serpent's Tail, 1992. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. 1st serpents tail ed. 1992 edition. 256 pages. 8.00x5.00x0.75 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # zk1852421673
Book Description Serpent's Tail, 1992. Paperback. Condition: New. 1st Serpents Tail Ed. 1992. Seller Inventory # DADAX1852421673
Book Description Serpent's Tail, 1992. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1852421673