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Her eyes did not have an oriental slant, and her face was the face of a young girl. Joncour has much to lose if he fails in his endeavours to find these eggs. Un monologo Italian Edition. This read was a nice break after reading long books. Anche adesso ne sta pensando una delle sue.

He was actually quite put out that we were talking about a book instead of the serious business of eating breakfast and planning our day. Mar 31, Evan rated it really liked it Shelves: Jul 28, Nicholas Sparks rated it it was amazing Shelves: How their secret affair develops and how it unfolds is told in a narration as beautiful, smooth and seamless as a piece of the finest silk. A reader of what genre was his somewhat disdainful reply. A novel, but not a novel.


Chel recommends Silk 1 13 Jan 02, E neppure un racconto.

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It was the aviary that Hara Kei had that intrigued me. His theatrical monologue, Novecento, was adapted into film, titled The Legend of Was it a parable of human life with all its ambitions and failures?

A sad story, but not a sad story. But Baricco had other ideas. His first trip to Japan takes alessanrro in the Bakumatsu periodwhen Japan was still largely closed to foreigners.

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The narration is not factual, but essentially evocative. It should be clarified in the description. View all 3 comments. Una carezza sulla pelle, un battito di palpebre, una sensazione nel profondo dell’anima. SILK is an easy story to relate to: Right book at the right time. It was translated into English in by Guido Waldman. Voor wie even wil spieken is alssandro een link naar een pa Wondermooi! See all 13 questions about Silkā€¦. When setw epidemic threatens to destroy the silk trade in Barcico, the barixco merchant Herve Joncour leaves his doting wife and his comfortable home in the small town of Lavilledieu and travels across Siberia to the other end of the world, to Japan, to obtain eggs for a fresh breeding of silk worms.


Five stars, without qualification. E non mi venga a dire che non sente anche lei quanto il signor Baricco ami ogni storia che scrive. Views Read Edit View history. May 13, TK rated it it was amazing Shelves: I prefer them because you have time to know better the characters, to discover their secrets, the way they think.

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E il comunicare messaggi forti dove lo lasciamo? When Alssandro returns this last time, charred villages and a way of life that he remembers are black phantoms upon the landscape.

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So I read, disregarding the cover, defiantly at times. This page was last edited on 30 Juneat Vitaly The protagonist lives the rest of his life in solemn tranquility and tells strangers stories about his travels to Japan.