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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apt names of Herrington and Lightbown investigated the unusual phenomenon in
the hope that the luminous substance exuded by dead herrings would lead to a
formula for an organic source of light that had the capacity to regenerate itself .
And then , through the growing dazzle of the light in my eyes , I suddenly saw ,
amidst the darkening colours , the sails of the long - vanished windmills turning
heavily in the wind . After Orford , I headed inland travelling on one of 237.
... black sky of a winter night would be amazed by the glare over the city , caused
by light coming from the windows of the workshops , still busy at this late hour .
Increase of light and increase of labour have always gone hand in hand . If 281.
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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