The Master of Petersburg

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The Master of Petersburg by J. M. Coetzee
Paperback $16.00

Nov 01, 1995 | 256 Pages

  • Paperback $16.00

    Nov 01, 1995 | 256 Pages

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“A provocative and ironic exploration of the relation of art and life” —Los Angeles Times

“A dark and beautifully imagined novel. Coetzee draws a brilliant portrait of an era of desperation, obsession, and hope.” —Elle

“A fascinating study of the dark mysteries of creativity, grief, relationships between fathers and sons, and of the great Russian themes of love and death.” —The Wall Street Journal

“South Africa’s most brilliant novelist…challenges us to doubt our preconceived notions not only of love but of truth itself.” —The Seattle Times

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