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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out most of the old , narrow seven - story house to friends of mine who had already spent years searching desperately for a place to live , and I wanted to keep one room for myself , to stay in regularly and write .
A girl came running outside , crying out in despair , “ He wanted me to shit on his face , can you believe it , he wanted me to shit on his face . I can't just shit on command , can I ? ” I really feel sorry for such men .
He wanted to ask the woman something . She held out her hand . Suddenly he was having trouble sorting out his coins . Pretending he had something in his eyes , he simply handed her a guilder . While she made change , she turned to ...
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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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