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Grimus

Salman Rushdie

Grimus

a novel

by Salman Rushdie

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Published by Penguin Books in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Fiction.,
  • Immortalism -- Fiction.,
  • Mortality -- Fiction.,
  • Islands -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Salman Rushdie.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6068.U757 G7 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination318 p. ;
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1881339M
    ISBN 100140147314
    LC Control Number90041965

    Genre/Form: Psychological fiction Fiction Fantasy fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rushdie, Salman. Grimus. London: Gollancz,   “A book to be read twice [Grimus] is literate, it is fun, it is meaningful, and perhaps most important, it pushes the boundaries of the form outward.” – Los Angeles TimesBrand: Random House Publishing Group.

    What anagram does GRIMUS represent? This book revolves around immortal Axon amerindian "Flapping Eagle" and his desire to age and find a home. Via a con man, he travels through dimensions and universes to arrive at Calf Island washing up behind the rocking chairs of Delores O'Toole and Virgil Jones. She is a grossly ugly petite hunchback and he /5(12). The hero of this intricately plotted first novel is Flapping Eagle, an outcast Indian weary of the immortality conferred on him some years ago by a mysterious elixir. There is, he is told, one haven where he can shed the burden of changelessness: Calf Island. But once there, he finds that the denizens of the islands—also recruits to immortality—have retreated into frozen and change.

    BOOK GRIMUS! Ernesto Bianchi +40 (0) [email protected] photo. National Arena, opening for Red Hot Chili Peppers: Opening for Placebo, Bucharest, Cluj Arena, w/ Roxette: Rock for People Czech Republic: Arcul de Triumf Stadium, w/ Eros Ramazzotti. Get this from a library! Grimus. [Salman Rushdie; Karina van Santen; Martine Vosmaer; Patricia Piolon] -- Een jonge indiaan wordt onsterfelijk na het drinken van een magisch elixir. jaar, 7 maanden en 7 dagen reist hij in zijn boot de wereld rond, op zoek naar zijn zuster.


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Salman Rushdie’s celebrated debut novel remains as powerful and as haunting as when it was first published more than thirty years ago.

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stars Grimus is Salman Rushdie’s first novel. Part fantasy, part folk-tale, and part science fiction, this book is a blend of mythology, mysticism, and religious symbolism/5(7).What anagram does GRIMUS represent?

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