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Published by Greening in London .
Written in English


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Translation of "La recherche de l"absolu".

Statementby Honoré de Balzac ; translated by Henry Blanchamp.
The Physical Object
Pagination303p.
Number of Pages303
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17856287M

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-Ted Libbey, Washington Post Book World The Canadian pianist Glenn Gould was a child prodigy and a musical genius whose recording of Bach's "Goldberg Variations" catapulted him to world fame.

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Fortunately, the author of this book, one of only Autistic Savants on the planet, has tapped into his genius abilities in order to become an interpreter for us all. The observational truths revealed about humanity within the pages of this true story are both disturbing and beautiful, sometimes all at once/5(4).

Tragedy Lyrics: Need a little bit of green / Just to lay my head to sleep / We’ve let each other go / But my mind still intervenes / Can’t seem to get you / Out of my mind / Can’t seem to. The "Genius" is a semi-autobiographical novel by Theodore Dreiser, first published in The story concerns Eugene Witla, a talented painter of strong sexual desires who grapples with his commitment to his art and the force of his erotic needs.

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Peter Ostwald, a psychiatrist and violinist who died last year, ponders the counterpoint of Gould’s inner and outer lives in Glenn Gould: The Ecstasy and Tragedy of Genius — solitude and.

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