Istanbul

Orhan Pamuk, translated by Maureen Freely
NZD $29.99

Samuel Johnson-shortlisted book about the author's love affair with his home city, Istanbul.

Turkey's greatest living novelist guides us through the monuments and lost paradises, dilapidated Ottoman villas, back streets and waterways of Istanbul - the city of his birth and the home of his imagination.

Author bio:

Orhan Pamuk, is the author of many celebrated books, including The White Castle, Istanbul and Snow. In 2003 he won the International IMPAC Award for My Name is Red, and in 2006 he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature. His most recent novel, The Museum of Innocence, was an international bestseller, praised in the Guardian as 'an enthralling, immensely enjoyable piece of storytelling.' Orhan Pamuk lives in Istanbul.

Category: Biography & Autobiography
ISBN: 9780571218332
Edition No: 1
Publisher: Faber
Imprint: Faber Paperback
Pub Date: May 2006
Page Extent: 368
Format: Paperback - B format
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: Memoirs