2666 - 3-Volume Boxed Set: A Novel

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$13.65
UPC:
9780374531553
Maximum Purchase:
3 units
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux; 3-Volume Slipcased edition edition (November 11, 2008)
Binding:
Paperback
Pages:
912
Shipping Weight:
2.4 pounds
Language:
English
Product Dimensions:
5.6 x 2.6 x 8.5 inches
ISBN-10:
0374531552
ISBN-13:
978-0374531553
Author:
Natasha Wimmer,Roberto Bolao

Product Overview

THE POSTHUMOUS MASTERWORK FROM ONE OF THE GREATEST AND MOST INFLUENTIAL MODERN WRITERS" (JAMES WOOD,THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW)Composed in the last years of Roberto Bolao's life,2666was greeted across Europe and Latin America as his highest achievement, surpassing even his previous work in its strangeness, beauty, and scope. Its throng of unforgettable characters includes academics and convicts, an American sportswriter, an elusive German novelist, and a teenage student and her widowed, mentally unstable father. Their lives intersect in the urban sprawl of SantaTeresaa fictional Jurezon the U.S.-Mexico border, where hundreds of young factory workers, in the novel as in life, have disappeared.

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