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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... plastic sachet was turned grey by the sooty breadcrumbs , and the fish itself , or
what feigned to be fish , lay a sorry wreck among the grass - green peas and the
remains of soggy chips that gleamed with fat . I no longer recall how long I sat in ...
I emerged hours later , from the depths of a dream , to see in the first light of dawn
the test card quivering in the silent box , all I could recall was that the programme
had begun with an account of Casement ' s meeting with the writer Joseph ...
I recall that , after most of the elms in the area had succumbed , its countless ,
somewhat asymmetrical , finely serrated leaves would sway in the breeze as if
the scourge which had obliterated its entire kind would pass it by without a trace ;
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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