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  • Published: 1 August 1995
  • ISBN: 9780749396282
  • Imprint: Vintage
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 320
  • RRP: $24.99

Faith In Fakes



'There is enough liveliness here, and enough imaginative suggestiveness, to keep the reader furiously entertained' - Sunday Times

Holography, wax museums, the secret meaning of spectator sports, Superman and the intellectual effects of over-tight jeans are just a few of the subjects covered in this collection of witty, entertaining and thought-provoking delights from Umberto Eco, celebrated author of The Name of the Rose.

  • Published: 1 August 1995
  • ISBN: 9780749396282
  • Imprint: Vintage
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 320
  • RRP: $24.99

About the author

Umberto Eco

Umberto Eco (1932–2016) wrote fiction, literary criticism and philosophy. His first novel, The Name of the Rose, was a major international bestseller. His other works include Foucault's Pendulum, The Island of the Day Before, Baudolino, The Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana, The Prague Cemetery and Numero Zero along with many brilliant collections of essays.

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