The History of the Siege of Lisbon

The History of the Siege of Lisbon

Book - 1998
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In this “ingenious” novel (New York Times) by “one of Europe’s most original and remarkable writers” (Los Angeles Times), a proofreader’s deliberate slip opens the door to romance-and confounds the facts of Portugal’s past. Translated by Giovanni Pontiero.

Baker & Taylor
Living the innocent life of a proofreader, Raimundo Silva changes a key word in a history text that leads him to romance and alters the course of European history

Publisher: NY : Harvest Book, Harcourt Brace & Co., 1998, c1989
ISBN: 9780156006248
Characteristics: p. ; cm


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