Utz

Description

Bruce Chatwin's bestselling novel traces the fortunes of the enigmatic and unconventional hero, Kaspar Utz. Despite the restrictions of Cold War Czechoslovakia, Utz asserts his individuality through his devotion to his precious collection of Meissen porcelain. Although Utz is permitted to leave the country each year, and considers defecting each time, he is not allowed to take his porcelain with him and so he always returns to his Czech home, a prisoner both of the Communist state and of his collection.

Details

Author(s)
Bruce Chatwin
Format
Paperback | 144 pages
Dimensions
129 x 198 x 9mm | 106g
Publication date
05 Jul 2011
Publisher
Vintage Publishing
Imprint
Vintage Classics
Publication City/Country
London, United Kingdom
Language
English
ISBN10
0099770016
ISBN13
9780099770015
Bestsellers rank
137,200

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