Vampire in Love (Hardback)

Enrique Vila-Matas

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Gathered for the first time in English and spanning his entire career, Vampire in Love offers a selection of the Spanish master Enrique Vila-Matas's finest short stories. An effeminate, hunchbacked barber on the verge of death falls in love with a choir boy. A fledgling writer on barbiturates visits Marguerite Duras's Paris apartment and watches his dinner companion slip into the abyss. An unsuspecting man receives a mysterious phone call from a lonely ophthalmologist and visits his abandoned villa. The stories in Vampire in Love, selected and brilliantly translated by Margaret Jull Costa, are all told with Vila-Matas's delightful erudition and wit, and his provocative questioning of the interrelation of art and life.


Product Details

  • Product code: AVWVM
  • ISBN: 9781908276865
  • Publisher: And Other Stories
  • Format: Hardback
  • Dimensions: 14.3cm x 20.7cm
  • Pages: 0
  • Publish date: Thu Nov 03 00:00:00 GMT 2016
  • Book points: 12

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