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Seta - Alessandro Baricco
Seta
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9788807720567 (8807720566)
Publisher: Feltrinelli
Pages no: 108
Edition language: Italian
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Alessandra
Alessandra rated it
4.0 Seta
Piccolo libro che racconta come un evento - la necessità di andare in Giappone per motivi commerciali - possa innescare pensieri e sensazioni e, di fatto, aiutare una persona a trovare uno scopo e la sua propria volontà: il protagonista all'inizio "vede" la sua vita scorrere mentre alla fine imparer...
Nithou's Readings
Nithou's Readings rated it
5.0 Silk
L'histoire d'une vie, en douceur, d'un sentiment précieux, mystérieux mais touchant. Une prose magnifique, un joyau de littérature, concis et léger mais précieux telle la soie. "C'est une souffrance étrange. Doucement. Mourir de nostalgie pour quelque chose que tu ne vivras jamais."
Bright and Bon Vivant
Bright and Bon Vivant rated it
4.0
Every word of this 91 page novel is so carefully thought out. Beautifully written and infinitely sad, it is reminiscent of a folk tale or fable, and like any good fable, it ends justly. I would like to explore other works by this Italian author.
Locanda dei Libri
Locanda dei Libri rated it
3.5 "Seta"
Quando penso a come descrivere i libri di Baricco mi vengono in mente le piume bianche, leggere e impalpabili, il rumore struggente del mare, un volo d’uccello nel cielo blu, la morbidezza e il calore del velluto, una lacrima solitaria che scivola sulla guancia, la freschezza e l’odore della pioggia...
EpicFehlReader
EpicFehlReader rated it
The edition I have doesn't have the movie-tie in artwork. This novella has such beautiful, sparse writing but each word helps to bring the environment to life. I felt like I could feel all the silks, plants, the snowy air, everything. Funny too, I was a few pages in the book before I realized I had ...
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