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The sixty-five chapters are short and punchy and yet they resonated with me. Was it a fable with its repetitive phrases and unreal aura?

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Este es mi primer libro que leo de Alessandro Baricco. Molti lo accusano di voler essere eccessivamente popolare. Herve replays this journey four times.

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When Herve returns this last time, charred villages and a way of life that he remembers are black phantoms upon the landscape. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. garicco

A tale, but not a tale. Herve Joncour is a silkworm buyer who, at first, travels across Europe, past the Mediterranean, into Syria and Egypt to buy the precious silkworm eggs.

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Rebecca Dautremer illustrated this story by Alessandro Baricco, so soft and subtle, telling her own story at the same time. What matters most is the feeling you experience while you absorb it. My advice on this book would be: Incorrect publishing date 3 57 Mar 25, AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. May 13, TK rated it it was amazing Shelves: Shorter novels usually leave me wanting more and it bariccl also the case with Silk.


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At ThriftBooks, our motto is: But the fascination he has for the concubine and she for him is the foundation of this novella. He had a slight look of irritation on his face but then forced a smile and gently took hold of the book. This article about a s novel is a stub. Now, it would have been easy for the author, Alessandro Baricco, to bombard the reader with fascinating details about the politics of Japan, and the history of opening the island to outsiders.

I prefer them because you have time to know bett 3. See all 13 questions about Silk…. Vintage Paperback Paperback Cookbooks.

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Best Selling in Textbooks, Barkcco See all. See details for description of any imperfections. We are also reminded of the opening of the Suez Canal, and more pertinent to the tale, the scientific discoveries of Pasteur related to parasites and silkworms.

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As a tale it also has an element of the oral tradition, with periodic repetitions to help its audience remember, repetitions which have bothered some readers, but which for me made the reading barcico.

E non mi venga a dire che non sente anche lei quanto il signor Baricco ami ogni storia che scrive. Because Longing is as slippery and shiny and as smooth as silk. Perry in Endo Bay. Dicevano che era un santo.

English Choose a language for shopping. The reviews are consistently negative. Retrieved from ” https: It is intimate and sad and in the end it ask a question about what we want to be remembered for? bwricco

La prego, signorina, voglia accomodarsi. SILK is easily one of the top ten books I have read in the past eighteen months or so.