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The flight of Icarus. by Raymond Queneau

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Published by New Directions Pub. Corp. in [New York .
Written in English


Book details:

Edition Notes

Translation of Le vol d"Icare.

StatementTranslated by Barbara Wright.
SeriesA New Directions book
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2633.U43 V613 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p.
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5430352M
ISBN 100811204820, 0811204839
LC Control Number73076900

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  The Flight of Icarus (Le Vol d’lcare) is his only novel written in the form of a play: seventy-four short scenes, complete with stage directions. Consciously parodying Pirandello and Robbe-Grillet, it begins with a novelist’s discovery that his principal character, Icarus by name, has vanished. This, in turn, sets off a rash of other such.   Oprah’s Book Club The Flight of Icarus. Tony Folden. • 2 Ratings; Publisher Description. The Flight of Icarus is a new age retelling of the Greek myth of Icarus and Daedalus. It takes place in the not so distant post apocalyptic future. Icarus, after the death of his parents, is left to survive in a post apocalyptic future.5/5(2). ‎The Flight of Icarus (Le Vol d'lcare) is his only novel written in the form of a play: seventy-four short scenes, complete with stage directions. Called by some the French Borges, by others the creator of le nouveau roman a generation ahead of its time, Raymond Queneau's work in fiction contin. A flight of fancy Written in the form of a script, Queneau's The Flight of Icarus is a quicksilver fiction telling the peculiar story of Icarus, a young man who somehow escapes the 5/5(1).