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Shunra and Schmetterling - 04 edition

Shunra and Schmetterling (ISBN10: 0811215679; ISBN13: 9780811215671)
ISBN13: 978-0811215671
ISBN10: 0811215679

Summary: Shunra is Aramaic for "cat." Schmetterling is German for "butterfly." In Yoel Hoffmann's new book, these and numerous other creatures, cultures, and languages meet in a magical shimmering hymn to childhood. Hoffmann traces his hero's developing consciousness of the ways-and-wonders of the world as though he were peering through a tremendous kaleidoscope: all that was perceived, all that is remembered, is rendered in fluid fragments of color and li ...show moreght. With remarkable delicacy and sweep, Hoffmann captures childhood from the amazed inside out, and without the backward-looking wash of grown-up sentiment. Instead, the boy's deadpan registration of the human comedy around him is offered up as strangely magical fact. Beautifully translated by Peter Cole, The Shunra & the Schmetterling is fiction for lovers of poetry and poetry for lovers of fiction--a small marvel of a book, and one of the author's finest to date. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 04
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: New Directions Publishing Corporation
Published: 04/19/2004
International: No



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