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Beethoven Was One-Sixteenth Black: And Other Stories


A woman gauges the state of her marriage by the tone of her husband's cello; a wife reads her husband's mood by the scent in the nape of his neck; a newly emigrated couple are divided by visual obsession, he with his native Budapest, she with South African suburbia. There is lively conversation amongst recently departed literary luminaries in the Chinese restaurant of 'Dreaming of the Dead', and a widow seeks an incarnation of her husband that she never knew in life when she meets his former gay lover in 'Allesverloren'. In ...

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Beethoven Was One Sixteenth Black: And Other Stories
2008, Penguin Books Canada

ISBN-13: 9780143167617

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Beethoven Was One Sixteenth Black and Other Stories
2008, Findaway World

ISBN-13: 9781605146263

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Beethoven Was One-Sixteenth Black: And Other Stories
2007, Farrar Straus Giroux, New York

ISBN-13: 9780374109820


Beethoven Was One-sixteenth Black: and Other Stories
2007, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9780747592334


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