Ocean Sea (häftad)
Fler böcker inom
Häftad (Paperback / softback)
Antal sidor
Main - Canons
Winner of Viareggio Prize 1993 (Italy)
Canongate Canons
Alastair McEwen
123 x 193 x 16 mm
182 g
Ocean Sea (häftad)

Ocean Sea

Häftad Engelska, 2019-11-07
  • Skickas inom 5-8 vardagar.
  • Gratis frakt inom Sverige över 159 kr för privatpersoner.
Finns även som
Visa alla 1 format & utgåvor
A handful of disparate lives converge at a remote seaside inn: a lovelorn professor, a renowned painter, an inscrutable seductress - and a beautiful young girl, fatally ill, brought to the sea by a desperate father's last hope. An intricate web of destinies and associations begins to reveal itself, but it is not until the arrival of a mysterious sailor called Adams that the truth in all its dreamlike beauty and cruelty becomes clear. Alternately playful and profoundly serious, Baricco's novel surges with the hypnotic power of the ocean sea.
Visa hela texten

Passar bra ihop

  1. Ocean Sea
  2. +
  3. Silk (Movie Tie-In Edition)

De som köpt den här boken har ofta också köpt Silk (Movie Tie-In Edition) av Alessandro Baricco (häftad).

Köp båda 2 för 308 kr


Har du läst boken? Sätt ditt betyg »

Fler böcker av Alessandro Baricco

Recensioner i media

Highly romantic and breathtakingly lyrical * * New York Times Book Review * * Compelling, profound and sharply funny -- Stephanie Merritt * * Observer * * Baricco has produced a beguilingly unusual beach book * * The Times * * Baricco has produced a work of miraculously spun sugar, at which many people will gasp in admiration * * Spectator * * This is a novel driven by the pleasure of narrative. Unburdened by a single perspective, the writing is ethereal * * Telegraph * * Baricco is an exemplary storyteller . . . [he] shows a Bertolucci-like, chair-hopping, gesticulating sense of sheer joy, that turns this tragic tale into a bittersweet tragi-comedy * * Time Out * * Extraordinary * * Independent * *

Övrig information

Alessandro Baricco was born in Turin in 1958. He is the author of thirteen novels, as well as a number of essay and short story collections, a modern rendition of The Iliad and a theatrical monologue. He has won the Prix Medicis Etranger in France and the Selezione Campiello, Viareggio and Palazzo al Bosco prizes in Italy.