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Product Description: A budding poet and his adoring mother are the central characters of this intriguing early novel by Milan Kundera. He takes us through the young man's fantasies and love affairs in a characteristic tour de force, alive with wit, eroticism and ideas.

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9780394480107, titled "Life Is Elsewhere." | Random House Inc, January 1, 1974, cover price $8.95

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9780571197774 | Faber & Faber, August 1, 2000, cover price $22.01 | also contains Babies & Kids (Designer Sport) | About this edition: A budding poet and his adoring mother are the central characters of this intriguing early novel by Milan Kundera.
9780060997021 | Reprint edition (Perennial, August 1, 2000), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Now available after having been out of print, this edition of the classic epic of adolescence, set against the backdrop of the communist revolution, includes a new postface by the author, as well as a new, clearer translation.
9780140064704 | Penguin USA, December 1, 1994, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: A young Czech whose mother has molded him into a poet becomes the people's literary hero during a Communist rally in 1948

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A famous jazz trumpeter and incurable philanderer returns to the spa where he spent one consequential night with a pretty young nurse and where his strategy of persuading her to abort their child complicates their own lives and the destinies of others

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9780394496603 | Random House Inc, August 1, 1976, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: A famous jazz trumpeter and incurable philanderer returns to the spa where he spent one consequential night with a pretty young nurse and where his strategy of persuading her to abort their child complicates their own lives and the destinies of others

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9780140096941 | Reissue edition (Viking Pr, March 1, 1987), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: A famous jazz trumpeter and incurable philanderer returns to the spa where he spent one consequential night with a pretty young nurse and where his strategy of persuading her to abort their child complicates their own lives and the destinies of others

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Jacque, a servant, and his master talk about their past relationships and the nature of their existence

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9780060912222 | Harpercollins, February 1, 1985, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Jacque, a servant, and his master talk about their past relationships and the nature of their existence

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Product Description: Esta es una extraordinaria historia de amor, o sea de celos, de sexo, de traiciones, de muerte y también de las debilidades y paradojas de la vida cotidiana de dos parejas cuyos destinos se entrelazan irremediablemente. En efecto, los celos de Teresa por Tomás, el terco amor de éste por ella opuesto a su irreflenable deseo de otras mujeres, el idealismo lírico y cursi de Franz, amante de Sabina, y la necesidad de ésta, amante también de Tomás, de perseguir incansable, una libertad que tan sólo la conduce a la insoportable levedad del ser, se convierten de simple anécdota en reflexión sobre problemas filosóficos que, afectan a cada uno directamente, cada día...read more

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9788472236820 | 20 tra edition (Tusquets Editor, December 1, 1993), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Esta es una extraordinaria historia de amor, o sea de celos, de sexo, de traiciones, de muerte y también de las debilidades y paradojas de la vida cotidiana de dos parejas cuyos destinos se entrelazan irremediablemente.

Jacques, a servant, and his master talk about their past relationships and the nature of their existence, in this innovative drama

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9788472230934 | Tusquets Editor, June 1, 1986, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Jacques, a servant, and his master talk about their past relationships and the nature of their existence, in this innovative drama

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A famous jazz trumpeter and incurable philanderer returns to the spa where he spent one consequential night with a pretty young nurse and where his strategy of persuading her to abort their child complicates their own lives and the destinies of others

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9788472232327 | Tusquets Editor, June 1, 1986, cover price $36.50 | About this edition: A famous jazz trumpeter and incurable philanderer returns to the spa where he spent one consequential night with a pretty young nurse and where his strategy of persuading her to abort their child complicates their own lives and the destinies of others

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Product Description: Reprint Edition; Fully revised by the author. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780060190309, titled "The Joke" | Rev sub edition (Harpercollins, June 1, 1992), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Returning from years in a forced-labor unit, Ludvik Jahn plots to seduce the wife of the man responsible for his exile

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9780060995058 | Reprint edition (Perennial, April 1, 1993), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Reprint Edition; Fully revised by the author.
9780140096927 | Reissue edition (Viking Pr, December 1, 1986), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Returning from years in a forced-labor unit, Ludvik Jahn plots to seduce the wife of the man responsible for his exile

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Product Description: This collection contains stories about the sport of love - Don Juanism, ageing, male and female power and seductions undertaken for all kinds of intriguing motives. Milan Kundera is author of Unbearable Lightness of Being and the Book of Laughter and Forgetting.

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9780140096910 | Reprint edition (Viking Pr, January 1, 1988), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This collection contains stories about the sport of love - Don Juanism, ageing, male and female power and seductions undertaken for all kinds of intriguing motives.

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The critically acclaimed author of The Book of Laughter and Forgetting looks at the history of the novel, discusses the work of other

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9780060093747 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, March 1, 2003), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: The critically acclaimed author of The Book of Laughter and Forgetting looks at the history of the novel, discusses the work of other
9780060932947 | Perennial, April 1, 2000, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: "Every novelist's work contains an implicit vision of the history of the novel, an idea of what the novel is," Kundera writes.
9780060972042 | Harpercollins, January 1, 1989, cover price $10.00 | also contains Fictions of the Feminine in the Nineteenth-Century Spanish Press | About this edition: Looks at the history of the novel, discusses the work of other novelists, including Kafka, and considers character, action, and the role of historical events

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Product Description: Kundera whirls through comedy and tragedy towards his central question: how does a person, any person, live today? In constructing his answer, he writes of politics, sex, literature, modern man's alienation - and of their antidotes: laughter and forgetting.

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9780571203871, titled "Book of Laughter and Forgetting" | Faber & Faber Ltd, March 1, 2001, cover price $22.01 | About this edition: Kundera whirls through comedy and tragedy towards his central question: how does a person, any person, live today?
9780060932145 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, April 1, 1999), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: The absurdities of modern life are dramatized by a student who forsakes physical love for a conversation with poets about it and a former Czech Communist leader who is officially eliminated from history
9780060926083 | Harpercollins, May 1, 1996, cover price $13.50 | also contains American Impressionism and Realism: The Margaret and Raymond Horowitz Collection | About this edition: The absurdities of modern life are dramatized by a student who forsakes physical love for a conversation with poets about it, a former Czech Communist leader who is officially eliminated from history, and others
9780060997014 | Reprint edition (Perennial, January 1, 1994), cover price $12.50 | also contains Trigger Point of Pain: Wall Charts | About this edition: A vivid mix of fictional autobiography and myth examines the human condition through five uniquely integrated parts, humorously and movingly depicting the political, erotic, and intellectual facets of modern life.
9780140096934 | Reissue edition (Penguin USA, August 1, 1989), cover price $11.00 | About this edition: Offers a blend of stories, anecdotes, political history, and autobiography to create variations on several themes, including the power of laughter and the danger of forgetting

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Product Description: Book by Milan Kundera

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9782070718399 | Schoenhofs Foreign Books, November 1, 1990, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Book by Milan Kundera

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In Milan Kundera's sixth novel, a gesture by a woman to her swimming teacher sparks an obsession in the writer's mind--one that will be pursued with vigor and imagination. Reprint. NYT. (view table of contents)
By Milan Kundera and Peter Kussi (trans)

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9780802111111 | Grove Pr, April 1, 1991, cover price $4.98 | About this edition: Through the actions of three characters--Agnes, her husband, and her sister--and others in contemporary France and Weimar Germany, the author reflects on the image of the individual, the Western cult of sentiment, and the meaning of love

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9780060932381 | Harpercollins, November 1, 1999, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Through the actions of three characters--Agnes, her husband, and her sister--and others in contemporary France and Weimar Germany, the author reflects on the image of the individual, the Western cult of sentiment, and the meaning of love
9780060974480 | Reprint edition (Perennial, March 1, 1992), cover price $13.50 | About this edition: Through the actions of three characters--Agnes, her husband, and her sister--and others in contemporary France and Weimar Germany, the author reflects on the image of the individual, the Western cult of sentiment, and the meaning of love

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Product Description: Seix Barral. Barcelona. 1990. 21 cm. 352 p. Encuadernación en tapa blanda de editorial ilustrada. Colección 'Biblioteca breve'. Kundera, Milan 1929-. Zivot je jinde. Traducción del checo por Fernando de Valenzuela. Traducción de : Zirot je jinde...read more

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9788432204449 | Planeta Pub Corp, September 1, 1995, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Seix Barral.

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Product Description: Rare book

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9788432204142 | Planeta Pub Corp, September 1, 1995, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Rare book

The author of The Unbearable Lightness of Being examines the art of fiction, focusing on the literary genre's history, its structure, and the creative process. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.
By Linda Asher (trans) and Milan Kundera

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9780060171452 | Harpercollins, September 1, 1995, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Examines the art of fiction, focusing on the literature's history, its structure, and the creative process

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9780060927516 | Reprint edition (Perennial, September 1, 1996), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Examines the art of fiction, focusing on the literature's history, its structure, and the creative process

Two simultaneous stories, both taking place in a French chateau two centuries apart, details the sexual encounters of an eighteenth-century couple and the absence of sex for a twentieth-century married couple and compares the 'morning after' of the two men. $100,000 ad/promo.
By Linda Asher (trans) and Milan Kundera

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9780060173692 | Harpercollins, May 1, 1996, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: Two simultaneous stories, both taking place in a French chateau two centuries apart, detail the sexual encounters of an eighteenth-century couple and the absence of sex for a twentieth-century married couple and compares the 'morning after' of the two men

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A collection of stories describes the sport of love--Don Juanism, ageing, male and female power, and seductions undertaken for all kinds of motives.

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9788483104187 | Tusquets Editor, May 1, 2005, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: A collection of stories describes the sport of love--Don Juanism, ageing, male and female power, and seductions undertaken for all kinds of motives.
9788472239722 | 7 tra rep edition (Tusquets Editor, December 1, 1996), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Book by Kundera, Milan

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Product Description: From distorted self-images to brutal portrayals of friends and fellow artists, the portraits of Francis Bacon account for one of the most remarkable aspects of the work of the British painter. This work looks at his stylistic distortions of classicism and his famous deformations...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Francis Bacon, France Borel and Milan Kundera (introduced by)

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9780500092668 | Thames & Hudson, April 1, 1997, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: From distorted self-images to brutal portrayals of friends and fellow artists, the portraits of Francis Bacon account for one of the most remarkable aspects of the work of the British painter.

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9780030631887, titled "Nuevas Voces Hispanas" | Holt Rinehart & Winston, June 1, 1984, cover price $27.95 | also contains Nuevas Voces Hispanas

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Product Description: A partir del gesto encantador de una mujer de cierta edad, el escritor crea el personaje de Agnes, alrededor de la cual aparecerán su hermana Laura, su marido Paul, y todo nuestro mundo contemporáneo en el que se rinde culto a la tecnología y la imagen...read more

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9788472231610 | Tusquets Editor, January 1, 2002, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A partir del gesto encantador de una mujer de cierta edad, el escritor crea el personaje de Agnes, alrededor de la cual aparecerán su hermana Laura, su marido Paul, y todo nuestro mundo contemporáneo en el que se rinde culto a la tecnología y la imagen.
9788483105375 | Italian edition edition (Tusquets, June 1, 1997), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: A partir del gesto encantador de una mujer de cierta edad, el escritor crea el personaje de Agnes, alrededor de la cual aparecerán su hermana Laura, su marido Paul, y todo nuestro mundo contemporáneo en el que se rinde culto a la tecnología y la imagen.

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Product Description: Book by Kundera, Milan

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9783596259922 | Distribooks Inc, October 1, 1997, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Book by Kundera, Milan

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Product Description: There are situations in which we fail for a moment to recognize the person we are with, in which the identity of the other is erased while we simultaneously doubt our own. This also happens with couples--indeed, above all with couples, because lovers fear more than anything else "losing sight" of the loved one...read more

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9780060175641 | Harpercollins, May 1, 1998, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Chantal begins to receive letters from a secret admirer that, after a while, begin to affect the relationship she has with her younger lover Jean-Marc

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9780786218189 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, May 1, 1999), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: There are situations in which we fail for a moment to recognize the person we are with, in which the identity of the other is erased while we simultaneously doubt our own.
9780060930318 | Perennial, May 1, 1999, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Chantal begins to receive letters from a secret admirer that, after a while, begin to affect the relationship she has with her younger lover Jean-Marc

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Set in a Central European town, the story focuses on the interaction between eight characters: a pretty nurse, her repairman boyfriend, an oddball gynecologist, a rich American, a popular trumpeter and his obsessively jealous wife, and a former politicalprisoner and his young ward (view table of contents)

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9780060997007 | Perennial, May 1, 1998, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Set in a Central European town, the story focuses on the interaction between eight characters: a pretty nurse, her repairman boyfriend, an oddball gynecologist, a rich American, a popular trumpeter and his obsessively jealous wife, and a former politicalprisoner and his young ward

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Paperback:

9780140073836 | Granta Books, May 1, 1999, cover price $12.95

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