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Fascinated by the Hungarian language - he is after all a man who lives by language, ghost writing speeches, advertisements, books - he spends the night watching television, trying to pick out words in this tongue, 'the only one the devil respects'. In charting the life of a Brazilian ghost writer enamoured with the Magyar, Chico Buarque has created his most original fiction yet. The novel coils round the reader like a magical snake from "The Arabian Nights". It is a storytelling labyrinth in Borges or Calvino mode, as Costa ...

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Budapest
2006, Salamandra

ISBN-13: 9788478889402

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Budapest
2006, Gallimard

ISBN-13: 9782070341344

French

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Budapest
2005, Grove Press

ISBN-13: 9780802142146

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Budapest
2005, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9780747573708

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Budapest
2004, Grove Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780802117823

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Budapest
2004, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9780747573654

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