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11 edition of Mr. Muo"s traveling couch found in the catalog.

Mr. Muo"s traveling couch

Dai, Sijie

Mr. Muo"s traveling couch

by Dai, Sijie

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dai, Sijie, -- 1954- -- Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDai Sijie ; translated from the French by Ina Rilke.
    GenreTranslations into English.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ2664.A437 C6613 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p.
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22627784M
    ISBN 101400042593
    OCLC/WorldCa56527337


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Mr. Muo"s traveling couch by Dai, Sijie Download PDF EPUB FB2

That being said, Mr. Muos Traveling Couch is written with the same artful style, and yet somehow never struck the same chord with me.

I like quirky books, so the whole approach of the main character being a Chinese scholar who traveled to France I have a bit of a conundrum with this book/5. Mr Muo's, traveling Couch is a modern retelling of Don Quixote.

In case you miss the point, you are twice told that Cervantes is the inspiration for the book. The Dulcinea sought by Mr. Muo is a long time sweetheart (Her name:Volcano of the Old Moon and we think Moon Unit Zappa is strange) unjustly imprisoned by the evil but bribable Judge Di/5(20).

Mr Muo's, traveling Couch is a modern retelling of Don Quixote. In case you miss the point, you are twice told that Cervantes is the inspiration for the book. The Dulcinea sought by Mr. Muo is a long time sweetheart (Her name:Volcano of the Old Moon and we think Moon Unit Zappa is strange) unjustly imprisoned by the evil but bribable Judge Di /5(19).

About Mr. Muo’s Travelling Couch. Having enchanted readers on two continents with Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress, Dai Sijie now produces a rapturous and uproarious collision of East and West, a novel about the dream of love and the love of from 11 years in Paris studying Freud, bookish Mr.

Muo returns to China to spread the gospel of psychoanalysis. The information about Mr Muo's Traveling Couch shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book. Following his runaway best seller, Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress, Dai Sijie gives us a delightful new tale of East meets West: an adventure both wry and uplifting about a love of dreams and the dream of love, and the power of reading to sustain and inspire the spirit.

After years of studying Freud in Paris, Mr. Muo returns home to introduce. MR. MUO'S TRAVELLING COUCH By Dai Sijie. Translated by Ina Rilke. Alfred A. Knopf. $ DAI SIJIE rose to international prominence a few years ago with the publication of his first novel Author: Christopher Atamian. Reading Group Guide “Fans of Dai Sijie’s Balzac will adore this enchanting adventure story.” —Chicago Tribune The introduction, discussion questions, suggestions for further reading, and author biography that follow are intended to enhance your group’s conversation about Mr.

Muo’s Travelling Couch, Dai Sijie’s imaginative work about the lengths /5(9). Get this from a library. Muo's traveling couch. [Sijie Dai; B D Wong] -- Following his runaway best seller, "Balzac" and ''The little Chinese seamstress", Dai Sijie gives us a delightful new tale of East meets West: an adventure both wry and uplifting about a love of.