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By Czeslaw Milosz,Stanley Bill

The Nobel laureate’s unfinished technological know-how fiction novel—available in English for the 1st time ever

presented the Nobel Prize in literature in 1980, Czeslaw Milosz used to be one of many 20th century’s so much esteemed poets and essayists. This amazing translation of his merely hitherto unavailable paintings is vintage Milosz and an important spouse quantity for students and basic readers looking a deeper figuring out of his topics. Written within the Seventies and released posthumously in Polish in 2012, Milosz’s intentionally unfinished novel is determined in a dystopian destiny the place hierarchy, patriarchy, and faith not exist. Echoing the constitution of The Captive Mind and written in an experimental, postmodern type, Milosz’s sole paintings of technology fiction follows 4 contributors: Karel, a disaffected younger insurgent; Lino, an astronaut who abandons his lifetime of privilege; Petro, a cardinal racked with doubt; and Ephraim, a possible prophet in exile. the unique manuscript of this paintings is held on the Beinecke Library, and this version will comprise images of the draft.

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By Czeslaw Milosz,Stanley Bill

The Nobel laureate’s unfinished technological know-how fiction novel—available in English for the 1st time ever

presented the Nobel Prize in literature in 1980, Czeslaw Milosz used to be one of many 20th century’s so much esteemed poets and essayists. This amazing translation of his merely hitherto unavailable paintings is vintage Milosz and an important spouse quantity for students and basic readers looking a deeper figuring out of his topics. Written within the Seventies and released posthumously in Polish in 2012, Milosz’s intentionally unfinished novel is determined in a dystopian destiny the place hierarchy, patriarchy, and faith not exist. Echoing the constitution of The Captive Mind and written in an experimental, postmodern type, Milosz’s sole paintings of technology fiction follows 4 contributors: Karel, a disaffected younger insurgent; Lino, an astronaut who abandons his lifetime of privilege; Petro, a cardinal racked with doubt; and Ephraim, a possible prophet in exile. the unique manuscript of this paintings is held on the Beinecke Library, and this version will comprise images of the draft.

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