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Heartsnatcher - Boris Vian, Stanley Chapman, Raymond Queneau, John Sturrock
Heartsnatcher
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Vian's final and most serious novel begins with an elegant psychiatrist arriving in a remote town, where he helps deliver the triplets of a woman whose husband is locked up in a bedroom because she abhors him for causing the pain and discomfort of her pregnancy. A mix of disturbing incidents and... show more
Vian's final and most serious novel begins with an elegant psychiatrist arriving in a remote town, where he helps deliver the triplets of a woman whose husband is locked up in a bedroom because she abhors him for causing the pain and discomfort of her pregnancy. A mix of disturbing incidents and verbal wit, "Heartsnatcher is as funny and strange as the best of Raymond Queneau and Eugene lonesco.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781564782991 (1564782999)
Publisher: Dalkey Archive Press
Pages no: 245
Edition language: English
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