Killing Commendatore

Killing Commendatore

Audiobook CD - 2018
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In Killing Commendatore, a thirty-something portrait painter in Tokyo is abandoned by his wife and finds himself holed up in the mountain home of a famous artist, Tomohiko Amada. When he discovers a previously unseen painting in the attic, he unintentionally opens a circle of mysterious circumstances. To close it, he must complete a journey that involves a mysterious ringing bell, a two-foot-high physical manifestation of an idea, a dapper businessman who lives across the valley, a precocious thirteen-year-old girl, a Nazi assassination attempt during World War II in Vienna, a pit in the woods behind the artist's home, and an underworld haunted by double metaphors.An epic tour de force of love and loneliness, war and art, as well as a loving homage to The Great Gatsby,and a stunning work of imagination from one of our greatest writers.
Publisher: New York :, Books on Tape,, [2018]
Edition: Unabridged.
ISBN: 9780525525011
0525525017
Characteristics: 23 CDs (28 hr., 27 min.) : digital, stereo ; 12 cm ; in container.

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