Item description for Rendezvous in Venice by Paul Buck Philippe Beaussant...
Pierre thought he knew his uncle Charles well. He had worked with him for 15 years, assisting the austere art historian in his studies. After Charles' death, Pierre finds a diary in which his uncle had written of a secret, heartbreaking love affair. When Pierre meets Judith, the woman his uncle loved, neither one mentions the affair, but the image that Pierre has of Charles is irrevocably transformed. Then Pierre meets Judith's daughter and finds that his own life will be changed forever.
Philippe Beaussant is a novelist and musicologist. He has written several works of fiction and is the author of numerous books on the history and art of the baroque era. He was awarded the prestigious Brive Prix de la Langue Francaise in 2001.
Paul Buck has produced the first English translation of Rendezvous in Venice.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.64" Width: 4.88" Height: 0.55" Weight: 0.4 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2005
Publisher Pushkin Press
ISBN 1901285553 ISBN13 9781901285550