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Bruges-La-Morte
By Mike Mitchell (trans), Alan Hollinghurst (introduced by), Will Stone (trans) and Georges Rodenbach
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Dedalus Ltd
Publication date April 27, 2005
Pages 166
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781903517239
ISBN-10 1903517230
Dimensions 0.75 by 5 by 7.50 in.
Weight 0.40 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $13.99
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Hugues Viane is a widower who has turned to the melancholy, decaying city of Bruges as the ideal location in which to mourn his wife and as a backdrop for the narcissistic wanderings of his disturbed spirit. He becomess obsessed with a young dancer whom he believes is the double of his beloved wife. The consequent drama leads Hugues to psychological torment and humiliation, culminating in a deranged murder. This 1892 work is a poet’s novel, dense, visionary and haunting. Bruges, the ‘dead city’, becomes a metaphor for Hugues' dead wife as he follows its mournful labyrinth of streets and canals in a cyclical promenade of reflection and allusion -- the ultimate evocation of Rodenbach’s lifelong love affair with the enduring mystery and mortuary atmosphere of Bruges.

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Paperback
Book cover for 9780905075235 Book cover for 9780947757588 Book cover for 9781480098909 Book cover for 9781508735052 Book cover for 9781523648207 Book cover for 9781530768912 Book cover for 9781589661592 Book cover for 9781903517239
 
With Jhon La Cruz | from Createspace Independent Pub (March 29, 2016)
9781530768912 | details & prices | 62 pages | 8.50 × 11.00 × 0.14 in. | List price $7.99
from Createspace Independent Pub (March 29, 2016); titled "Bruges La Morte"
9781530774340 | details & prices | 86 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.20 in. | List price $8.99
from Createspace Independent Pub (March 10, 2016)
9781530476756 | details & prices | 70 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.16 in. | List price $7.99
from Createspace Independent Pub (January 23, 2016)
9781523648207 | details & prices | 62 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.14 in. | List price $9.95
About: Hugues Viane, fuyant une ville « cosmopolite », probablement Paris, s’est fixé quai du Rosaire à Bruges.
from Createspace Independent Pub (March 4, 2015); titled "Bruges-la-morte: La Morte"
9781508735052 | details & prices | 51 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.25 in. | 0.20 lbs | List price $14.90
About: "Bruges-la-morte" de Georges Rodenbach.
from Createspace Independent Pub (October 13, 2012)
9781480098909 | details & prices | 70 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.18 in. | List price $12.95
About: Georges Rodenbach BRUGES-LA-MORTE (1892)
from Intl Business Pubns USA (September 9, 2009)
9781438789651 | details & prices | 150 pages | List price $59.95
With Philip Mosley (other contributor) | from Univ of Scranton Pr (December 15, 2007)
9781589661592 | details & prices | 102 pages | 5.25 × 7.50 × 0.25 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $8.00
The price comparison is for this edition
With Mike Mitchell (other contributor), Alan Hollinghurst (other contributor), Will Stone (other contributor) | from Dedalus Ltd (April 27, 2005)
9781903517239 | details & prices | 166 pages | 5.00 × 7.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $13.99
About: Hugues Viane is a widower who has turned to the melancholy, decaying city of Bruges as the ideal location in which to mourn his wife and as a backdrop for the narcissistic wanderings of his disturbed spirit.
With Thomas Watson Duncan (other contributor) | from Atlas Pr (June 1, 1993)
9780947757588 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $12.99
from Dufour Editions (March 1, 1987)
9780905075235 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $13.95
About: Hugues Viane is a widower who has turned to the melancholy, decaying city of Bruges as the ideal location in which to mourn his wife and as a backdrop for the narcissistic wanderings of his disturbed spirit.
Miscellaneous
from Findaway World Llc (November 19, 2007); titled "Bruges La Morte"
9782355690389 | details & prices | List price $54.99
About: This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.

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