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Nocturnes : five stories of music and nightfall / Kazuo Ishiguro.

By: Ishiguro, Kazuo, 1954-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Faber and Faber Limited, 2009Description: 231 pages ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780571245000 (paperback).Subject(s): Music -- Fiction | Musicians -- Fiction | Musical fiction | Short StoriesDDC classification: 823.914 ISH
Contents:
Crooner Come rain or come shine Malvern Hills Nocturne Cellists.
Summary: One of the most celebrated writers of our time gives us his first cycle of short fiction: five brilliantly etched, interconnected stories in which music is a vivid and essential character. "In a sublime story cycle, Kazuo Ishiguro explores ideas of love, music and the passing of time. From the Piazzas of Italy to the Malvern Hills, a London flat to the 'hush-hush floor' of an exclusive Hollywood hotel, the characters we encounter range from young dreamers to cafe musicians to faded stars, all at some time, reckoning." - - Back Cover.
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Crooner
Come rain or come shine
Malvern Hills
Nocturne
Cellists.

One of the most celebrated writers of our time gives us his first cycle of short fiction: five brilliantly etched, interconnected stories in which music is a vivid and essential character.
"In a sublime story cycle, Kazuo Ishiguro explores ideas of love, music and the passing of time. From the Piazzas of Italy to the Malvern Hills, a London flat to the 'hush-hush floor' of an exclusive Hollywood hotel, the characters we encounter range from young dreamers to cafe musicians to faded stars, all at some time, reckoning." - - Back Cover.

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