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The Book of Happiness

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The Book of Happiness is one of the outstanding novels the great Russian writer Nina Berberova wrote during the years she lived in Paris, and the most autobiographical. Such a character is Vera, the protagonist of The Book of Happiness. At the novel's opening, Vera is summoned to the scene of a suicide, that of her childhood companion, Sam Adler, whose family left Russia in the early days of the revolution and whom Vera has not seen in many years. His death reduces Vera to a flood of tears and memories of the times before ...

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0811215032

/ ISBN-13:

9780811215039

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The Book of Happiness
2002, New Directions Publishing Corporation, New York

ISBN-13: 9780811215039

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The Book of Happiness
1999, New Directions Publishing Corporation, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780811214018

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