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El libro de las ilusiones / The Book of Illusions
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Editorial Anagrama
Publication date May 30, 2006
Pages 338
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9788433968128
ISBN-10 8433968122
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.25 by 8 in.
Weight 0.85 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $22.90
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Summary
Vermont professor David Zimmer has become an alcoholic recluse after his wife and sons are killed in an airplane crash, but one night, while watching a television documentary, Zimmer's attention is caught by the silent-film comedian Hector Mann, who had disappeared without a trace in 1929 and who was considered long-dead.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: David Zimmer, escritor y profesor de literatura, ya no es la sombra de si mismo. Se pasa los dias pensando en el minuto en el que su mujer y sus hijos subieron al avion que estallo. Hasta que por primera vez, en meses, ve algo que lo hace reir: Hector Mann, uno de los ultimos ocmicos del cine mudo. Y David descubre que todavia no ha tocado fondo, aun quiere vivir.

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Poc tra edition from Editorial Planeta Mexicana Sa De cv (March 1, 2012)
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from Editorial Anagrama (May 30, 2006)
9788433968128 | details & prices | 338 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $22.90
About: Vermont professor David Zimmer has become an alcoholic recluse after his wife and sons are killed in an airplane crash, but one night, while watching a television documentary, Zimmer's attention is caught by the silent-film comedian Hector Mann, who had disappeared without a trace in 1929 and who was considered long-dead.

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