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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Further to encourage the general decline in moral standards by introducing silk
cultivation throughout the kingdom was something Sully must advise his King
against, and, par contre, he wished to suggest that one might now like to
And the materials themselves were sent from Norwich to the trade fairs at
Copenhagen, Leipzig and Zurich, and from there to the warehouses of
wholesalers and retailers, and some half-silk wedding shawl might even reach
Isny, Weingarten ...
Hence the Reich ministers of food and agriculture, of labour, of forestry and of
aviation had launched a sericulture programme, inaugurating a new era of silk
cultivation in Germany. The Reich Association of Silkworm Breeders in Berlin, ...
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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