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Vivaldi and the Number 3

A collection of stories by

In these playful episodes, Ron Butlin weaves delightful fables based on the lives of the great composers and philosophers: Beethoven attempts pyramid selling; Haydn deliberates over the promotional boost he would receive by an appearance on Jerry Springer; Seneca tests the validity of stoicism by taking up residence in 21st century Edinburgh; and God entrusts Vivaldi with the gift of the number 3. Vivaldi and the Number 3 is a delightful mix of music and surreal humour by an acclaimed Scottish writer.

Genre: Science Fiction

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"It's not often you get composer-inspired surrealism... I enjoyed these very much." - Bernard MacLaverty

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July 2004 : UK Paperback

Title: Vivaldi and the Number 3
Author(s): Ron Butlin
ISBN: 1-85242-842-2 / 978-1-85242-842-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Serpent's Tail
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