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Emissary

Book Two of The Percheron Saga

by Fiona Mcintosh

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Published by Eos .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages544
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7283843M
ISBN 100060899069
ISBN 109780060899066

The Emissary, a slim and bitingly smart dystopia from Japanese writer Yoko Tawada, takes its readers in a distressing incursion into the future, but begins by pointing back to a book published more than half a century ago: Kenzaburō Ōe’s A Personal Matter. Ōe’s story of a young man abandoning his severely disabled newborn child is a.


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