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Soul Mountain

Soul Mountain
Author: Gao Xingjian
ISBN 13: 9780060936235
ISBN 10: 60936231
Edition: 1 Reprint
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Publication Date: 2001-10-23
Format: Paperback
Pages: 510
List Price: $15.99

Special feature! This e-book edition contains "The Case for Literature," the complete text of Gao Xingjian's 2000 Nobel Lecture.

In 1983 Chinese playwright, critic, fiction writer, and painter Gao Xingjian was diagnosed with lung cancer and faced imminent death.

Los Angeles Times Book Review

Gao's wanderer....has found survival ... in words. And ultimately, it is the miracle of those words that wins Nobels.