Orlando

Average vote of 2572
| 14 total contributions of which 10 reviews , 4 quotes , 0 images , 0 notes , 0 video
Marianna.
Wrote 2/18/21
Indefinibile
Dico subito, ex abrupto, che non consiglio questo romanzo per approcciarsi alla celebre autrice, molto meglio cominciare con “La signora Dalloway”, oppure con “ Gita al faro” (che devo ancora leggere). Perché? Perché l’ho trovato, tenendo conto delle...Continua

da anglista l’ho trovato molto interessante per tutti i riferimenti alle epoche passate e ho trovato quella vena ironica alla jane austen molto gradevole.

Hella
Wrote 10/21/14

Recensione su http://bookshelf54.blogspot.it/2014/10/virginia-woolf-orlando.html

Purtroppo Virginia Woolf non fa per me. L'ho trovato letteralmente interminabile. Non finiva più

I really enjoy the relationship between clothing and genders and the ridiculous but imaginary description of people lying on the ice sliding down the Thames. A reader may enjoy the book more after watching the great performance of Wei Hai-min. ...Continua

fran_ces
Wrote Oct 30, 2012, 07:48
It was to each such a revelation that a woman could be as tolerant and free-spoken as a man, and a man as strange and subtle as a woamn that they had t put the matter to the proof at once.
Pag. 182
fran_ces
Wrote Oct 30, 2012, 07:47
When the sound of the Archduke’s chariot wheels died away, the cry that rose to her lips was “Life! A Lover!” not “Life! A Husband!”
Pag. 172
fran_ces
Wrote Oct 30, 2012, 07:42
(…) she felt that however much landing there meant comfort, meant opulence, meant consequence and state (for his consort, over half Yorkshire), still, if it meant conventionality, meant slavery, meant deceit, meant denying her love, fettering her li...Continua
Pag. 115
fran_ces
Wrote Oct 30, 2012, 07:39
All I can do, once I set foot on English soil, is to pour tea and ask my lords how they like it. D’you take sugar? D’you take cream? And mincing out the words, she was horrified to perceive how low an opinion she was forming of the other sex, the man...Continua
Pag. 111

- TIPS -
No element found
Aggiungi per primo una immagine!

- TIPS -
No element found
Add the first note!

- TIPS -
No element found
Add the first video!

Lorem Ipsum Color sit Amet
by Nome Autore
Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur Suspendisse varius consequat feugiat.
Book form
Add