9780060932138

The Unbearable Lightness of Being

by
  • ISBN13:

    9780060932138

  • ISBN10:

    0060932139

  • Edition: Reprint
  • Format: Paperback
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publications

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $59!
    Your order must be $59 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $15.99 Save up to $14.99
  • Rent Book $5.60
    Add to Cart Free Shipping

    TERM
    PRICE
    DUE

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.
  • The Used and Rental copies of this book are not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

Kundera's tremendously popular classic has been hailed by "Newsweek" as having "raised the novel of ideas to a new level of dreamlike lyricism and emotional intensity". It was also made into a major motion picture starring Daniel Day Lewis and Lena Olin.

Author Biography

Milan Kundera was born in Brno, Czechoslovakia, in 1929. The publication of his first novel, The Joke, was one of the events of the liberalization culminating in the Prague Spring of 1968. Since 1975, he has lived in France.

Table of Contents

Part One Lightness and Weight 1(36)
Part Two Soul and Body 37(42)
Part Three Words Misunderstood 79(50)
Part Four Soul and Body 129(44)
Part Five Lightness and Weight 173(68)
Part Six The Grand March 241(38)
Part Seven Karenin's Smile 279

Rewards Program

Write a Review