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Milan Kundera is the author of the novels The Joke, Farewell Waltz, Life Is Elsewhere, The Book of Laughter and Forgetting, The Unbearable Lightness of Being, and Immortality, and the short-story collection Laughable Loves—all originally written in Czech. His most recent novels Slowness, Identity, and Ignorance, as well as his nonfiction works The Art of the Novel, Testaments Betrayed, The Curtain, and Encounter, were originally written in French.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Surgeons -- Czechoslovakia -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Czechoslovakia -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01007080
Surgeons. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01139336
Czechoslovakia. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01212490