The Wall: Discover this addictive dystopia from the Vintage Earth series

Συγγραφέας: Marlen Haushofer
Εκδότης: Vintage Classics
Μεταφραστής: Shaun Whiteside
Κωδικός: 774764
12,50 €

A woman takes a holiday in the Austrian mountains, spending a few days with her cousin and his wife in their hunting lodge. When the couple fails to return from a walk, the woman sets off to look for them. But her journey reaches a sinister and inexplicable dead end. She discovers only a transparent wall behind which there seems to be no life. Trapped alone behind the mysterious wall she begins the arduous work of survival.

This is at once a simple account of potatoes and beans, of hoping for a calf, of counting matches, of forgetting the taste of sugar and the use of one's name, and simultaneously a disturbing dissection of the place of human beings in the natural world.

ISBN: 9781784878030
Έτος έκδοσης: 2022
Σελίδες: 256