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Schopenhauer's Telescope is Gerard Donovan's first novel. Best keep your own 'scope trained for more of this author's work because it is burgeoning with promise. Schopenhauer's Telescope presents a conversation between two men/5. Schopenhauer's Telescope [Gerard Donovan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In an unnamed European village, in the middle of a civil war, /5(10). Schopenhauer's Telescope is an international novel, a new myth for our ages. Gerard Donovan is a timely, inventive, and welcome new voice. Gerard Donovan is a timely, inventive, and welcome new voice/5(3). Schopenhauer's Telescope by Gerard Donovan and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Schopenhauers Telescope by Gerard Donovan - AbeBooks Passion for books.
Schopenhauer once said that to gain perspective on yourself, you should act as though you were 50 years in the future, looking back at yourself through the wrong end of a telescope. That’s all well and good as a philosophical conceit, but it’s a flimsy hook from which to hang a novel. Schopenhauer's Telescope eBook: Donovan, Gerard: : Kindle Store. Skip to main Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Kindle Store. Go Search Hello Select your /5(7). "The haunting novel Schopenhauer's Telescope [is] one of the most unusual novels of the year The effect is pulse-quickening and horrific, as though we've been force marched through /5(). Buy Schopenhauer's Telescope by Gerard Donovan from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £
Schopenhauer's Telescope eBook: Gerard Donovan: : Kindle Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Basket. Kindle Store Go Search Today's Deals Vouchers AmazonBasics Best /5(8). Gerard Donvan's novel "Schopenhauer's Telescope" take as it's focal point an act that was carried out all too often during Europe's tortured twentieth century: the digging of a mass grave. One would expect that such a setting would provide for a rather limited narrative, but /5(11). The haunting novel Schopenhauer’s Telescope [is] one of the most unusual novels of the year The effect is pulse-quickening and horrific, as though we’ve been force marched through a theme park of grotesque monsters.- Newsday. In an unnamed European village, in the middle of a civil war, one man digs while another watches over him. Beautifully written, with a poet's eye for detail coupled with a chilling narrative drive, Gerard Donovan's first novel has been compared with Franz Kafka and Bernhard Schlink. SCHOPENHAUER'S TELESCOPE is current in the best sense - not merely about Bosnia or Kosovo, but in attempting to make art out of brutal life.