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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... the basilisk , the unicorn , and the amphisbaena , the serpent with two heads .
In most cases , Browne refutes the existence of the fabled creatures , but the
astonishing monsters that we know to be properly part of the natural world leave
After I had taken my leave of William Hazel I walked for a good hour along the
country road from Somerleyton to Lowestoft , passing Blundeston prison , which
rises out of the flatland like a fortified town and keeps within its walls twelve ...
He had determined that I would join the Régiment de Navarre and leave on the
following day to travel to Cambrai via Rennes . Here , he said , are a hundred
Louis d ' or . Do not squander them and never dishonour your name . At the mer
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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