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Tempest, Kae: Paradise

Philoctetes lives in a cave on a desolate island: the wartime hero is now a wounded outcast. Stranded for ten years, he sees a chance of escape when a young solider appears with tales of Philoctetes' past glories. But with hope comes suspicion - and, as an old enemy emerges, he is faced with an even greater temptation: revenge.
Kate Tempest is now widely acknowledged as a revolutionary force in contemporary British poetry; she has also distinguished herself as musician and a dramatist, and continues to expand the range of her work with a new version of Sophocles' Philoctetes in a bold new translation. Like Brand New Ancients before it, Paradise shows Tempest's gift for lending the old tales an immediate contemporary relevance - and will find this timeless story a wide new audience.
'Kate Tempest has a gift for shattering and transcending convention.' New York Times

Artikelnummer: 978-1-5290-4526-0
Fr. 20.90
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Autor Tempest, Kae
Verlag Pan macmillan Ltd.
Einband Kartonierter Einband (Kt)
Erscheinungsjahr 2021
Seitenangabe 144 S.
Meldetext Lieferbar in 24 Stunden
Ausgabekennzeichen Englisch
Masse H23.4 cm x B15.2 cm x D1.2 cm 234 g
Coverlag Picador (Imprint/Brand)
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