Bello, bello e ancora bello. Roth non delude mai, superbo nello stile e nell'ingegno.
« In the novels nothing ever seems to get by him, so how come when he's here, he's not? Perhaps so much assails him that he has to close down ninety percent of himself to phenomena in order not to explode. »
The first Zuckerman book. The young Zuckerman was visiting his idol - a recluse write, E. I. Lonoff, and the stories were streaming out from all his encountering, the writer, and wife, and ex-student/lover.
Roth has habitually mixed the reality and imagination together into the story. The reader could foresee an inevitable crashed from his wildest dream to real life....Continua