In the Café of Lost Youth

In the Café of Lost Youth

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NYRB Classics Original

Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature

In the Café of Lost Youth is vintage Patrick Modiano, an absorbing evocation of a particular Paris of the 1950s, shadowy and shady, a secret world of writers, criminals, drinkers, and drifters. The novel, inspired in part by the circle (depicted in the photographs of Ed van der Elsken) of the notorious and charismatic Guy Debord, centers on the enigmatic, waiflike figure of Louki, who catches everyone’s… (more)

Editorial reviews (1 review)

In just barely over 100 pages, and with only a faintly perceptible narrative line, Modiano captures the experience of struggling to remember, but always indirectly.

Book Details  

Publisher: NYRB Classics (March 08, 2016)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 128 pages

File size: 1.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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