The Rings of Saturn
Harvill Press, 1998 - 296 Seiten
W. G. Sebald's new book is a work of imaginative literature, the fictional record of a journey on foot through coastal East Anglia, Sebald's home for the last 20 years. It is also an exploration of England's pastoral and imperial past.
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m California , summer fires consume whole forests , not to mention the great
conflagration in the tropics that is never ... far below at the bottom of a gorge , the
fire , whipped up by the wind , racing , leaping , and already climbing the steep ...
Within minutes of the first torch being hurled in , the flames were shooting from
the windows and the roof , and before long it was as if one was looking into an
immense furnace full of red - hot fire and Aying sparks . I do not think , said Mrs ...
After dinner , we would sit for a few hours by the fire . The wind would be
moaning in the chimney , mother sighed on the sofa , and father , whom I never
saw seated except at table , paced up and down the enormous dining hall until it
was time ...
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - datrappert - LibraryThing
After being very impressed by Austerlitz, I bought the Kindle version of the Rings of Saturn, which was on sale at a bargain price. First, I highly recommend reading Sebald's work on Kindle because he ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - MichaelODullard - LibraryThing
The Rings of Saturn - with its curious archive of photographs - records a walking tour of the eastern coast of England. A few of the things which cross the path and mind of its narrator (who both is ... Vollständige Rezension lesen