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The sequel to his somewhat popular book "Sylvie and Bruno" never
achieved the popularity of the original. This lack of success may or
may not be related to Chapter VII (entitled "Mein Herr") of the book
in which (while sharing some tea) the characters discuss the
production of a projective plane by gluing the boundary of a disk to the boundary of a Mobius strip.
(Thanks to Victor Jiminez Lopez for pointing out an error on this page that I have now hopefully successfully corrected and I will not repeat in order to avoid further embarrassing myself.) 
More information about this work can be found at www.hoboes.com. 
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