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Author Carrère, Emmanuel, 1957-
Title 97,196 words : essays / Emmanuel Carrère ; translated from the French by John Lambert.
Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 9  844 C    IN LIBRARY
Edition First American edition.
Description 294 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Note "Originally published in French in 2016 by P.O.L, France, as Il est avantageux d'avoir où aller."
Contents Three crime stories -- The Romand case -- Philip K. Dick -- The lost Hungarian -- Nine columns for an Italian magazine -- Death in Sri Lanka -- Room 304, Hôtel du Midi in Pont-Évêque, Isère -- The invisible -- Capote, Romand, and me -- The last of the possessed -- How I completely botched my interview with Catherine Deneuve -- You fool, Warren is dead! -- The life of Julie -- Four days in Davos -- Generation Bolotnaïa -- The journalist and the murderer by Janet Malcolm -- Resemblance -- In search of the dice man -- Letter to a woman of Calais -- Orbiting Jupiter: my week with Emmanuel Macron.
Subject Literature -- History and criticism.
French essays -- 20th century -- Translations into English.
French essays -- 21st century -- Translations into English.
Added Author Lambert, John, 1960- translator.
Added Title Prose works. Selections. English
Ninety-seven thousand one hundred ninety-six words
ISBN 9780374178208 (hardcover)
0374178208