The City in the Egg by Michel TremblayThe City in the Egg by Michel Tremblay

The City in the Egg

byMichel TremblayTranslated byMichael Bullock

Paperback | September 15, 1999

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As an innovative chronicler of the "little people" of Quebec, Michel Tremblay has no peer. Yet few Anglophone readers realize that Tremblay began as a writer of works of fantasy. Now, however, Michael Bullock, who won the Canada Council translation award for his translation of Tremblay's first collection of stories - Contes pour buveurs attardés (Stories for Late Night Drinkers) - has worked his magic upon Tremblay's first novel, La Cité dans l'oeuf (1969).
Michel Tremblay, Quebec's most well known author, was born in 1942 on rue Fabre in the Plateau Mont-Royal section of Montreal. He first became famous with his play Les Belles-Soeurs. This was followed by a full cycle of plays, which includes the much-played Hosanna. His novels include The Fat Woman Next Door is Pregnant and The First Q...
Title:The City in the EggFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.47 inPublished:September 15, 1999Publisher:Ronsdale PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:092187068X

ISBN - 13:9780921870685