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Optic Nerve by Maria Gainza (HC)

Optic Nerve by Maria Gainza (HC)

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‘A highly original, piercingly beautiful work, full of beautiful shocks… I felt like a door had been kicked open in my brain’ Johanna Thomas-Corr, Observer

A woman searches Buenos Aires for the paintings that are her inspiration and her refuge. Her life -- she is a young mother with a complicated family -- is sometimes overwhelming. But among the canvases, often little-known works in quiet rooms, she finds clarity and a sense of who she is . . .

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'I was reminded of John Berger's Ways of Seeing, enfolded in tender and exuberant personal narratives'." - Claire-Louise Bennett

'This woman-guide, who goes from Lampedusa to The Doors with crushing elegance, is unforgettable." - Mariana Enriquez

'A dazzling combination of memoir, fiction and art book, like nothing you’ve ever read before." - Elle

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Hardcover Edition
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ISBN: 978-1787300279
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