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by Cees Nooteboom
Cees Nooteboom's "All Souls' Day" is a book of ideas. And that, in a nutshell, is the entire novel. Nooteboom writes at a leisurely pace, allowing Arthur to ponder all manner of philosophical and cultural problems.
Cees Nooteboom's "All Souls' Day" is a book of ideas. A walk for Arthur is not merely a walk - it is nearly an essay, with statues inspiring history, trees inspiring philosophy, dogs inspiring memory. Generally, Arthur's thought connections are interesting and relevant however, they often seem more padding than anything else.
Nooteboom is also a well-known travel writer. 1998 Allerzielen; (All Souls' Day, English: Harcourt, 2001. Some of his travel books include Een middag in Bruay, Een nacht in Tunesië, and De omweg naar Santiago (Roads to Santiago, 1997), an anthology of his writings on Spain. This last book inspired the musical work Six Glosses (2010) by Spanish composer Benet Casablancas. 2004 Paradijs verloren, Lost Paradise, English: Grove Press, 2007.
In ALL SOULS' DAY we follow Arthur as he wanders the streets of Berlin, a city uniquely shaped by history. Cees Nooteboom (b. 1933) is a Dutch author. His works include A Song of Truth and Semblance and The Following Story. He lives in the Hague, Netherlands. Berlin provides the backdrop for Daane's reflections on life as he plans his latest project - a self-funded film that will show the world through Daane's eyes. Библиографические данные.
A brilliant new novel-evocative and philosophical, poetic and passionate. A Dutch documentary filmmaker finds himself in Berlin at the end of the twentieth century
A brilliant new novel-evocative and philosophical, poetic and passionate. A brilliant new novel-evocative and philosophical, poetic and passionate. A Dutch documentary filmmaker finds himself in Berlin at the end of the twentieth century, trying to make sense of his own past in a city where every stone bears traces of history.
All Souls' Day (Dutch: Allerzielen) is a 1998 novel by the Dutch writer Cees Nooteboom. It tells the story of a Dutch documentary filmmaker who lives in Berlin, and reflects, with his friends, on matters such as art, history, and national characters.
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All Souls' Day Cees Nooteboom, trans Susan Massoty 512pp, Picador, £1. 9. Nooteboom has won prizes in his native Holland, and our own A S Byatt has called him one of the greatest modern novelists, so maybe I'm missing something. Arthur is a middle-aged Dutch documentary-maker who has recently lost his wife and child in a plane crash.
ALL SOULS' DAY is, finally, an elegiac love story in which the personal histories of the characters are skilfully interwoven with the history of the countries in. .Nooteboom is one of the great modern novelists' .
ALL SOULS' DAY is, finally, an elegiac love story in which the personal histories of the characters are skilfully interwoven with the history of the countries in which they find themselves. It is also the poignant and affecting tale of a man coming to terms with his place in the world. Books by Cees Nooteboom.
lt;< Previous bookNext book . All Souls' Day. (2001) A novel by Cees Nooteboom. All Souls Day is both a love story and a reflection on the way history plays with our lives. It is an extraordinary achievement. Genre: Literary Fiction. Praise for this book. Nooteboom is one of the great modern novelists. Similar books by other authors.
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