First American Edition. Fine in fine dust jacket. (Tiny nick at crest of spine on jacket. ) Thought by many to be the author's masterpiece. Elusive in this condition. ; 5 3/4"x 8 1/2" ; 314 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 3113401
Synopsis: Interweaves story and dream, past and present, and philosophy and poetry in the sardonic and erotic tale of two couples--Tomas and Teresa, and Sabina and her Swiss lover, Gerhart
From the Back Cover:
A young woman is in love with a successful surgeon, a man torn between his love for her and his incorrigible womanizing. His mistress, a free-spirited artist, lives her life as a series of betrayals—while her other lover, earnest, faithful, and good, stands to lose everything because of his noble qualities. In a world where lives are shaped by irrevocable choices and fortuitous events, and everything occurs but once, existence seems to lose its substance, its weight. Hence we feel "the unbearable lightness of being."
A major achievement from one of the world's truly great writers, Milan Kundera's magnificent novel of passion and politics, infidelity and ideas, encompasses the extremes of comedy and tragedy, illuminating all aspects of human existence.
Title: The Unbearable Lightness of Being.
Publisher: Harper & Row.
Publication Date: 1984
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing.
Book Description Harpercollins, 1984. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Seller Inventory # GRP11501247
Book Description Harpercollins, 1984. Condition: Good. 1st Edition. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP9661277
Book Description Harper & Row, 1984. Condition: UsedAcceptable. book. Seller Inventory # M0060152583_4
Book Description Harper & Row. Condition: Good. First edition copy. . Good dust jacket. Seller Inventory # Q12A-00690
Book Description Harper & Row, 1984. HARDCOVER. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Harper & Row 1984, Hardcover stated First Edition. Previous owner name on front free end page. Book Condition: Very Good Jacket Condition: Very Good. Book. Seller Inventory # 9780060152581
Book Description Harper & Row, 1984. Hardcover with dust jacket. VG/VG. First Edition, First Printing. Spine has a very slight lean, otherwise clean and tight; DJ has a short tear at rear head of spine, wrapped in mylar. 314 pp. Seller Inventory # U43509
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Book Description Harper & Row, 1984. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition; First Printing. Top foredge lightly soiled ; 1 x 8 x 5.4 Inches; 314 pages. Seller Inventory # 273867
Book Description Harper & Row, 1984. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition [1st Edition].. 0060152583 First Edition [1st Edition]. Good, mylar-wrapped dust jacket.Translated from the Czech by Michael Henry Heim. Seller Inventory # IM289435
Book Description HARPER & ROW, NY, 1984. HARDCOVER. Condition: VG. Dust Jacket Condition: VG. FIRST EDITION. FULL NUMBER LINE. Seller Inventory # 042598