Nákupný košík je prázdny.

Nakúpte za 49,00 € a máte dopravu ZDARMA
Zabudli ste heslo?
Ešte nemáte účet? Zaregistrujte sa. Registráciou získate:

  nákup bez nutnosti vypĺňania údajov
  prehľad o stave objednávok
  vernostný program

02 / 44 633 762
  Cudzojazyčná literatúra Angličtina Fikcia a literatúra faktu Všeobecná fikcia

Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana

od Eco, U. z vydavateľstva Random House UK 2006

Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana

od Eco, U. z vydavateľstva Random House UK 2006

Autor: Eco, U.
Vydavateľstvo: Random House UK
Rok vydania: 2006
EAN: 9780099481379
Počet strán: 464
Typ tovaru: Brožovaná väzba
Dostupnosť: Vypredané
Bežná cena 12,25 €
Naša cena 9,66 €
Kúpou tohto produktu získate 0,58 bodov
Strážiť produkt Pridať do zoznamu

Viac o knihe Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana (Eco, U.)

Yambo, a sixty-ish rare book dealer who lives in Milan has suffered a loss of memory; not the kind of memory neurologists call ´semantic´ (Yambo remembers all about Julius Caesar and can recite every poem he has ever read), but rather his ´autobiographical´ memory: he no longer knows his own name, doesn´t recognize his wife or his daughters, doesn´t remember anything about his parents or his childhood. His wife, who is at his side as he slowly begins to recover, convinces him to return to his family home in the hills somewhere between Milan and Turin. Yambo promptly retreats to the sprawling attic, cluttered with boxes of newspapers, comics, records, photo albums and adolescent diaries. There, he relives the story of his generation: Mussolini, Catholic education and guilt, Josephine Baker, Flash Gordon, Cyrano de Bergerac. As he recovers his memory, two voids remain shrouded in fog: a terrible event he experienced during the resistance, and the vague image of a girl whom he loved at sixteen, then lost.But a relapse occurs. Now in a coma, his memories run wild, and life racing before his eyes takes the form of a graphic novel. Yambo struggles through the frames to find at last the face of the girl he loves: she descends the stairs of their high school and morphs into a Dante-esque promise (or threat) of the afterlife, as he struggles harder to capture her simple, innocent, real-life image - the schoolgirl he never forgot. Copiously illustrated throughout with images from comics, book jackets, record sleeves and other printed ephemera, The Mysterious Flame is a fascinating and hugely entertaining new novel from the incomparable Umberto Eco.


Čakáme na Vianoce

Naposledy prezerané Zrušiť históriu

Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana (Eco, U.)