Download PDF by John Berger: A Painter of Our Time (Vintage International)

By John Berger

ISBN-10: 0904613127

ISBN-13: 9780904613124

ISBN-10: 1844676390

ISBN-13: 9781844676392

From John Berger, the Booker Prize-winning writer of G., A Painter of Our Time is immediately a gripping highbrow and ethical detective tale and a e-book whose aesthetic insights make it a spouse piece to Berger's nice artistic endeavors feedback. The yr is 1956. Soviet tanks are rolling into Budapest. In London, an expatriate Hungarian painter named Janos Lavin has disappeared following a victorious one-man exhibit at a trendy gallery. the place has he long past? Why has he long past? the one clues might lie within the diary, written in Hungarian, that Lavin has left in the back of in his studio. With uncanny realizing, John Berger has written oneo f hte such a lot convincing pix of a painter in sleek literature, a revelation of paintings and exile.

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