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  • The Art and Craft of Approaching Your Head of Department to Submit a Request for a Raiseby Georges Perec

    Random House 2011; US$ 14.33

    so having weighed the pros and cons you've decided to approach your boss to ask for that well-earned raise in salary but before you schedule the all-important meeting you decide to dip into this handy volume in the hope of finding some valuable tips but instead find a hilarious, mind-bending farcical account of all the many different things that... more...

  • Lifeby Georges Perec

    Random House 2012; US$ 15.76

    In this ingenious book Perec creates an entire microcosm in a Paris apartment block. Serge Valene wants to make an elaborate painting of the building he has made his home for the last sixty years. As he plans his picture, he contemplates the lives of all the people he has ever known there. Chapter by chapter, the narrative moves around the building... more...

  • La Boutique Obscureby Georges Perec; Daniel Levin Becker

    Melville House 2013; US$ 18.95

    The beguiling, never-before-translated dream diary of Georges Perec In  La Boutique Obscure  Perec once again revolutionized literary form, creating the world?s first ?nocturnal autobiography.? From 1968 until 1972?the period when he wrote his most well-known works?the beloved French stylist recorded his dreams. But as you might expect, his approach... more...

  • Portrait of a Manby Georges Perec; David Bellos

    Quercus Publishing 2014; US$ 18.99

    The recently discovered first novel by the world famous author of Life: A User's Manual and A Void . Establishing themes that would resonate throughout his writing, Perec tells the story of a forger and killer, in an apt coda to one of the brightest literary careers of the twentieth century. more...

  • Was für ein kleines Moped mit verchromter Lenkstange steht dort im Hof?by Georges Perec; Eugen Helmlé

    Diaphanes 2014; US$ 7.55

    Das Moped gehört dem Unteroffizier Pollak Henri, der damit allabendlich von der Kaserne in den heimatlichen Montparnasse knattert, um sich durch Entledigung der Uniform in einen offenkundigen Zivilisten zu verwandeln und zu seinen Spezis zu stoßen, die bei reichlich Rotwein über Hegellius und Lukasch diskutieren. Da wird eines Tages sein Freund Kara-... more...

  • Träume von Räumenby Georges Perec; Eugen Helmlé

    Diaphanes 2014; US$ 10.79

    Vom leeren Blatt Papier über das Bett, die Treppe, die Wand, das Mietshaus, die Straße über das Land und die Welt ins Universum: Träume von Räumen durchmisst spielerisch Raum und Räume, vom Allernächsten bis hin ins Fernste. Sogenannte praktische Übungen ("Durchqueren Sie Paris, aber nur durch Straßen, in deren Name ein C vorkommt!") unterbrechen... more...

  • Anton Voyls Fortgangby Eugen Helmlé; Ralph Schock; Georges Perec; Eugen Helmlé

    Diaphanes 2013; US$ 14.03

    "Die Wette gilt": Perecs berühmter Roman ohne E. 1969 als Resultat einer Wette entstanden, taucht in Perecs wohl außergewöhnlichstem Werk "La Disparition" kein einziges Mal der Buchstabe E auf. Der Roman zeigt, was mit Sprache möglich ist, wenn nicht mehr der Autor erzählt, sondern - durch das Korsett einer strengen Regel - die... more...

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