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The Malady of death / by Marguerite Duras ; translated from the French by Barbara Bray.

The Malady of death / by Marguerite Duras ; translated from the French by Barbara Bray.
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ISBN 0802130364 (pbk.)
Author Duras, Marguerite
Title The Malady of death / by Marguerite Duras ; translated from the French by Barbara Bray.
Publisher/Date New York : Grove Weidenfeld, c1986.
Pagination etc. 60 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents note Translation of: La maladie de la mort.
Summary Note "A man hires a woman to spend several days with him by the sea. The woman is no one in particular, a "she," a warm, moist body with a beating heart - the enigma of the Other. Killed in the mechanics of sex, he desires through her to penetrate a different mystery: he wants to learn to love. It isn't a matter of will, she tells him. Still, he wants to try..." -- cover.
Subject - Name Duras, Marguerite -- Translations into English
Shelf Location F DURA
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