The Rings of Saturn
Harvill Press, 1999 - 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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... supposed that variations in the level of light and the prevailing winds influence
the course of their wanderings, or geomagnetic fields, or the shifting marine
isotherms, but none of these speculations has proved verifiable. For this reason ...
to recover, in front of Jacob van Ruisdael's View of Haarlem with Bleaching
Fields. The flatland stretching out towards Haarlem is seen from above, from a
vantage point generally identified as the dunes, though the sense of a bird's-eye
view is ...
From a window on the upper floor one looked across the surrounding land, the
clumps of trees, fields and meadows, and vice versa, approaching the forecourt
from the park, one saw the front of the house, first seeming toy-sized from a ...
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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