The encyclopedia of the dead


An entrancing, otherworldly collection of short stories from one of Europe's most accomplished 20th century writers, new to Penguin Modern Classics A counter-prophet attempts the impossible to prove his power; a girl sees the hideous fate of her sisters and father in a mirror bought from a gypsy; the death of a prostitute causes an unanticipated uprising; and the lives of every ordinary person since 1789 are recreated in the almighty Encyclopedia of the Dead. These stories about love and death, truth and lies, myth and ...

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The Encyclopedia of the Dead
2015, Penguin Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9780141396989

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Encyclopedia of the Dead
1998, Northwestern University Press

ISBN-13: 9780810115149

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The Encyclopedia of the Dead
1991, Penguin Group, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780140132663

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Encyclopedia of the Dead
1989, Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780374148263


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