This is the story of two men who first become friends in 1970s New York, of the women in their lives, and of their sons, born the same year. Both Leo Hertzberg, an art historian, and Bill Weschler, a painter, are cultured, decent men, but neither is ...Continua
Ha scritto il 28/07/13
se un romanzo assomiglia alla vita anche nelle sue pieghe meno affascinanti riesce nel suo intento. Leggere questo romanzo è come abitare per 40 anni in casa dei protagonisti e vederne tutto. Non una parte.
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Ha scritto il 03/05/11
London - '40s - '50s
Beautiful! Dense, moving, disturbing, strange, passionate, anxious, beautifully written
Ha scritto il 20/01/11
mah...
Ha scritto il 06/06/09
non mi convince
Ha scritto il 30/12/08
I was all too ignorant!!! I didn’t know the author of the book is Paul Auster’s wife! Right, I bought this book What I Loved for the sake of picking the third one for the ‘buy 2 get 3’ promotion at the Bookfest. As it didn’t appear like
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Ha scritto il Jan 01, 2009, 12:52
i noticed the specks of dust hovering in the dimming sunlight that fell in three long rectangular blocks to the floor. I began walking toward Violet, and at the sound of my footsteps, she lifted her chin and her eyes met mine.
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Ha scritto il Dec 29, 2008, 05:54
I guessed that her toughness was Blomian - a Scandinavian trait inherited from a long line of people who had believed in suffering alone.
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Ha scritto il Dec 29, 2008, 05:45
As Matt pointed out that night in his room when he noted that when we look at people and things, we're missing from our own picture. The spectator is the true vanishing point, the pinprick in the canvas, the zero. I'm only whole to myself in mirrors ...Continua
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Ha scritto il Dec 29, 2008, 03:55
The man was heavy with life. So often its lightness that we admire. Those people who appear lightness and unburdened, who hover instead of walk, attract us of defiance of ordinary gravity.
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Ha scritto il Dec 28, 2008, 13:15
"Kitsch is always in the process of escaping into rationality. Hermann Broch."
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