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The Unknown University

(2013)
A collection of poems by

 
A deluxe edition of Bolano's complete poetry

Perhaps surprisingly to some of his fiction fans, Roberto Bolano touted poetry as the superior art form, able to approach an infinity in which "you become infinitely small without disappearing." When asked, "What makes you believe you're a better poet than a novelist?" Bolano replied, "The poetry makes me blush less." The sum of his life's work in his preferred medium, The Unknown University is a showcase of Bolano's gift for freely crossing genres, with poems written in prose, stories in verse, and flashes of writing that can hardly be categorized. "Poetry," he believed, "is braver than anyone."

 
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Used availability for Roberto Bolano's The Unknown University


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Hardback Editions

May 2013 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Unknown University
Author(s): Roberto Bolano
ISBN: 0-8112-1928-3 / 978-0-8112-1928-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: New Directions
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

February 2015 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Unknown University
Author(s): Roberto Bolano
ISBN: 0-330-52997-8 / 978-0-330-52997-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Picador
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

July 2015 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Unknown University
Author(s): Roberto Bolano
Publisher: Picador
Availability: Amazon UK   

June 2013 : Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Unknown University
Author(s): Roberto Bolano
Publisher: New Directions
Availability: Amazon CA   


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