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ISBN: 0330372319 / ISBN-13: 9780330372312

Mefisto

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  • Mefisto (Picador) – Mass-market paperback (1999)
    by John Banville

    Mefisto

    Mass-market paperback, Picador
    1999
    English
    240 pages

    ISBN: 0330372319
    ISBN-13: 9780330372312

    Is there a numerical solution to the quest for the meaning of life? A brilliant reworking of the classic Dr Faustus theme, Mefisto focuses on the mathematically gifted Gabriel Swan, who seeks a numerical solution to his quest for order and meaning in life. 'Mefisto renders all superlatives woefully inadequate ...Undisputed master of language, the laconic pause and the blackly comic, Banville is a supreme stylist ...He is a magician ...Another expectedly astonishing and very daring display from this richly, almost wickedly, ... Show more

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