9781787300194

Killing Commendatore

Haruki Murakami


Format: Hardback
ISBN13: 9781787300194
Published: October 2018

Price: $45.00

Condition: New

The epic new novel from the internationally acclaimed and best-selling author of 1Q84.In Killing Commendatore, a thirty-something portrait painter in Tokyo is abandoned by his wife and finds himself holed up in the mountain home of a famous artist, Tomohiko Amada. When he discovers a strange painting in the attic, he unintentionally opens a circle of mysterious circumstances. To close it, he must complete a journey that involves a mysterious ringing bell, a two-foot-high physical manifestation of an Idea, a dapper businessman who lives across the valley, a precocious thirteen-year-old girl, a Nazi assassination attempt during World War II in Vienna, a pit in the woods behind the artist?s home, and an underworld haunted by Double Metaphors.A tour de force of love and loneliness, war and art - as well as a loving homage to The Great Gatsby - Killing Commendatore is a stunning work of imagination from one of our greatest writers.

Details
  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN13: 9781787300194
  • Published: October 2018
  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
  • Number of pages: 704
  • Width (mm): 162
  • Height (mm): 240
  • Depth (mm): 45
  • Weight (g): 1171

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