Unending Landscape

By: Vint, Toomas

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An Unending Landscape is a subtle, humorous, mind-bending novel about the origins and fates of three different manuscripts. The first is an autobiographical sketch concerning an Estonian writer s old schoolmate, now a government official, who is trying to recruit our narrator to spy on his fellow citizens. The second, composed by the hero of the first, is a fictionalized (and far more exciting) version of these same experiences. Finally, the self-aggrandizing hero of this second story decides to write his own novel, which seems on one hand to be a plagiarism of Chekhov s Lady With the Lapdog, and on the other to be retelling the same story we've already heard twice over until it s no longer entirely clear whether these stories relate to one another like Russian dolls, or are three parallel versions of the same events, each no less valid than the others.

Title: Unending Landscape

Author Name: Vint, Toomas

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Dalkey Archive Press:

ISBN Number: 1564787362

ISBN Number 13: 9781564787361

Binding: PAPERBACK

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: Z1564787362Z2

Description: 1564787362 Crisp, clean, unread paperback with light shelfwear to the covers and a publisher's mark to one edge - Nice!