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The Greek House: The Story of a Painter's Love Affair with the Island of Sifnos

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A richly rewarding narrative about a young painter’s love affair with the Greek island of Sifnos

When Christian Brechneff first set foot on the Greek island of Sifnos, it was the spring of 1972 and he was a twenty-one-year-old painter searching for artistic inspiration and a quiet place to work. There, this Swiss child of Russian émigrés, adrift and confused about his sexua
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ebook, 304 pages
Published June 11th 2013 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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Lovely, touching book for those of us who share the love of the island, marred by egregious Greek errors that seem a shame from a publisher of this quality.
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