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Anniversaries (Boxed Set): From a Year in the Life of Gesine Cresspahl

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Anniversaries (Boxed Set): From a Year in the Life of Gesine Cresspahl - Johnson, Uwe, and Searls, Damion (Translated by)
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A landmark of 20th Century literature about New York in the late 1960s, now in English for the first time. Late in 1967, Uwe Johnson set out to write a book that would take the unusual form of a chapter for every day of the ongoing year. It would be the tale of Gesine Cresspahl, a thirty-four-year-old single mother who is a German ???migr??? to Manhattan's Upper West Side, and of her ten-year-old daughter, Marie--a story of work and school, of friends and lovers and the countless small encounters with neighbors and ...

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Anniversaries (Boxed Set): From a Year in the Life of Gesine Cresspahl 2018, New York Review of Books

ISBN-13: 9781681372037

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