Titus Groan

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Marking 100 years since Mervyn Peake's birth, Naxos AudioBooks releases the first novel in the Gormenghast trilogy. Lord Sepulchrave is the 76th Earl of Groan and head of the Groan family who reside in the magnificent castle of Gormenghast. The ... Continua
Ha scritto il 22/01/12
When I started reading this book I was expecting something else: something like a tale with small adventures, maybe something fantastic, maybe a little satire and especially a lot more action. The first few chapters passed on and nothing happened ...Continua
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Ha scritto il 12/08/11
Beautifully written, a terrific read about a bizarre and terrible world - Gormanghast
Mervyn Peake creates an incredible world in Gormenghast that’s both fascinating and repulsive in equal measure. I’d honestly say this is probably the most beautifully written book I’ve ever read – at times I re-read entire pages to myself, ...Continua
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Ha scritto il 20/02/09
This was a deeply descriptive book that took me into a world with fascinating characters who have their own idiosyncrasies. I look forward to reading what happens next to Titus in Gormenghast.
Ha scritto il 05/01/09
If Dickens and Sterne had tried to write together some kind of gothic fantasy stuff, this odd, dark, hard-to-define novel could have been the result.
  • 1 mi piace

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