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Flights, a novel about travel in the twenty-first century and human anatomy, is Olga Tokarczuk's most ambitious to date. It interweaves travel narratives and reflections on travel with an in-depth exploration of the human body, broaching life, death, motion, and migration. From the seventeenth century, we have the story of the Dutch anatomist Philip Verheyen, who dissected and drew pictures of his own amputated leg. From the eighteenth century, we have the story of a North African-born slave turned Austrian courtier stuffed ...

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Flights 2018, Fitzcarraldo Editions, London

ISBN-13: 9781910695821

Paperback

Flights 2017, The Text Publishing Company, Melbourne

ISBN-13: 9781925603149

Trade paperback

Flights 2017, Fitzcarraldo Editions, London

ISBN-13: 9781910695432

Paperback