Amsterdam: A Traveler's Literary Companion
Travel to one of the most dynamic cities in the world in the company of its finest writers. The stories in this volume will take you on a personal odyssey through the city's rich past to its dynamic present. Arranged by the areas of Amsterdam they illuminate, these stories offer up a rich literary banquet to the traveler who wishes to experience the character and soul of this great city. Join better-known Dutch writers such as Harry Mulisch and Cees Nooteboom, along with those whose writing appears in English here for the first time, as they lead you along the canals, through the neighborhoods, and from the past to the present in this rare collection of twentieth-century Dutch literature. Contributors include Cees Nooteboom, J.J. Voskuil, Simon Carmiggelt, J. Bernlef, Martin Bril, Remco Campert, Marion Bloem, Maarten 't Hart, Geert Mak, Hermine Landvreugd, Gerrit Komrij, Bas Heijne, Lizzy Sara May, Gerard Reve, Marga Minco, Harry Mulisch, and Hafid Bouazza.
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... give him a dirty look , my heart in my throat because we were forbidden to spy on him . The barber did not want to be reminded in any way that he shared his house with children . A lot was forbidden , but a lot more was possible at ...
She would give us extra money to buy ourselves treats , while my mother forbade snacking on sweet things and thought one cookie a day was more than enough . Aunt Sissy would go to the matinee with a girlfriend , or comb through all the ...
Give it to me and you can stay a whole hour . We'll have a fantastic time , I'll do anything you want . Business is slow tonight anyway . ” “ I don't think I have more than ten guilders on me . ” “ Poor bum , and all the time I was ...
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AMSTERDAM: A Traveler's Literary CompanionCrítica de los usuarios - Kirkus
Readers' groups ought to check out this publisher's series of geographically focused anthologies, which offer lively piecemeal portrayals of various faraway places in attractive, inexpensive volumes ... Leer comentario completo
J J Voskuil Sunday Morning
Martin Bril Café Walem
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