Fb2 The Republic Of Wine - 1st UK Edition/1st Printing ePub
by Mo Yan
|Publisher:||Hamish Hamilton; First Edition edition (2000)|
|Fb2 eBook:||1717 kb|
|ePub eBook:||1249 kb|
|Digital formats:||lrf lrf lit docx|
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Home Mo Yan The Republic of Wine. For details, contact the Special Sales Department, Arcade Publishing, 307 West 36th Street, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10018 or. Arcade Publishing® is a registered trademark of Skyhorse Publishing, In., a Delaware corporation. Originally published under the title Jiu Guo in 1992 by the Hung-fan Book Company in Taiwan. This is a work of fiction.
It was translated to English by Howard Goldblatt. The novel has two distinct narrative threads, one of a standard fiction form following a detective, and the other a series of letters between "Mo Yan" and an aspiring author who is a fan of his work. Mo Yan tensed, as a host of depictions of Yu Yichi slogged through his mind. The republic of wine, . 9. If things had reached the point where the dwarf, who was unrelated to the investigator, could still wind up dead of a bullet in the investigator’s dream, then ghosts and goblins were running the show. I might as well use my Tales of Investigator Ding Gou’er as kindling for the oven, he mused.
Mo Yan, winner of the 2012 Nobel Prize for Literature, was born in 1955 in North Gaomi Township in Shandong Province, an impoverished rural area that is the setting for much of his fiction. Despite the audacity of his writing, he has won virtually every national literary prize, including China's Annual Writer's Prize, its most prestigious award.
1st North American ed.
Mo, Yan, 1955-; Goldblatt, Howard, 1939-. Plagued by persistent reports of cannibalism in a province known as the Republic of Wine, the Chinese government sends a special investigator to substantiate the disturbing rumors. 1st North American ed.
The Republic of Wine has another significant plot running parallel to Ding’s investigation. Mo Yan’s metaphorical post-modern absurdity aptly illustrates the gigantic greed of money and power that have engulfed Chinese political environment
The Republic of Wine has another significant plot running parallel to Ding’s investigation. Mo Yan’s metaphorical post-modern absurdity aptly illustrates the gigantic greed of money and power that have engulfed Chinese political environment. Mo Yan is meticulous to keep the conundrum of corruption on the outskirts of the Central government and focusing on local political elements.
Feel free to highlight your book. Free shipping on rental returns. 21-day refund guarantee Learn more. Popular items with this book. In this hypnotic epic novel, Mo Yan, the most critically acclaimed Chinese writer of this generation, takes us on a journey to a conjured province of contemporary China known as the Republic of Wine-a corrupt and hallucinatory world filled with superstitions, gargantuan appetites, and surrealistic events.
Mo Yan. The Republic of Wine. When special investigator Ding Gou’er hears persistent rumors that there is cannibalism in the province called the Republic of Wine, he goes to learn the truth. Beginning at the Mount Luo Coal Mine, he meets Diamond Jin, legendary for his capacity to hold his liquor and fondness for young human flesh. A banquet is served during which the special investigator, by meal’s end in an alcohol-induced stupor, loses all sense of reality
Mo Yan was today announced as winner of the 2012 Nobel prize in literature: the first ever Chinese laureate. When special Investigator Ding Gou'er arrives in the Republic of Wine to investigate rumours of cannibalism, he is honoured with a banquet at which the food may not be all it seems.
Mo Yan was today announced as winner of the 2012 Nobel prize in literature: the first ever Chinese laureate. Unfamiliar with his work? Don't worry: here's our primer of six of his best titles. As he falls into an alcoholic stupor he is assailed by nightmares - a dwarf, a scaly demon, a troupe of small boys raised for eating and a sinister cookery teacher.
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