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Hygiene and the Assassin : the manuscript

In honor of the 20-year anniversary of Amelie Nothomb’s first novel, Hygiene de l’assassin (Hygiene and the Assassin), Éditions des Saints Pères presents this luxury edition of the Belgian novelist’s first handwritten manuscript.

The manuscript, relatively free of modifications and annotations, reveals 25-year-old Nothomb as a concise and talented young writer. 

Each book is numbered from 1 to 1,000 and slips into a handmade slipcase.  

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Customer reviews

jacques

Quelle émotion de redécouvrir l'oeuvre d'Amélie Nothomb, qui prend une dimension toute différente dans cette version manuscrite.
Le lien avec l'auteur, sa personnalité, son style, est touchant , émouvant.
De plus l'objet est de belle facture, agrémenté d'un autoportrait original d'Amélie Nothomb.
A l'heure du tout numérique ce livre est à recommander , à offrir, à partager de toute urgence!

anais95300

Très beau produit ! La version manuscrite permet de savourer l'intrigue sous la plume de l'auteure, et ce n'est pas de manière figurée ! Le livre est très beau, les finissions sont soignées, idéal pour offrir à un adepte d'Amélie Nothomb !

Jean Alain

Je l'ai offert à mon fils pour noël qui est fan d'Amélie Nothomb et il a beaucoup apprécié. C'est un très beau livre, un bel objet de collection. Bref ...100% satisfaite !!!! je recommande