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∊ Format Kindle @Figures in a Landscape: People and Places For Free ↯ Kindle Ebook Author Paul Theroux ∡ ∊ Format Kindle @Figures in a Landscape: People and Places For Free ↯ Kindle Ebook Author Paul Theroux ∡ Novelist and travel writer Theroux is at the top of his game with his third collection of essays, a magisterial grouping of intimate remembrances, globe trotting adventures, and incisive literary critiquesA highly versatile, appealing writer, Theroux casts a wide net with pleasing and entertaining results Publishers Weekly, Starred Review Therouxs stories are less travelogues than well curated meditations on some of the places, people, and moments he has experienced in a lifetime of rambles His spare, unhurried prose style, which is rarely long winded, betrays a novelists relish for illuminating details and devastating turns of phrase A masterfully simple and satisfying collection.Kirkus Those whove missed these 30 pieces where previously published will be impressed by the breadth of his interests, the depth of his research, and the scrupulousness of his prose A profile of Elizabeth Taylorworks a miracle, allowing us to view the icon with unjaded eyes A lengthy profile of a dominatrixoffers genuine insight into both spanker and spanked Appreciations of Conrad, Greene, Maugham, and Simenon show how book introductions ought to be done And the closing, personal piecesadd emotional heft and shape to this wide ranging, thought provoking, and eminently browsable collection Booklist Praise for Mother Land Reading Mother Land is like watching a slow motion car crashTheroux ends up assassinating all of his characters, but I still enjoyed the play Stephen King, New York Times Book Review Therouxs prose is suitably silky in its insinuations and vicious in its ability to claw Theroux, fusing anguish and glee as he picks at the same raw scabs for 500 plus pages, evokes something truly memorable a realm many come from, to which some of us have no desire to return The Boston Globe Paul Theroux ladles a steaming cup of dysfunctional family chowder in Mother Land Vanity Fair Praise forDeep South Free of the sense of alienation that marked his recent travelogues, this luminous sojourn is Therouxs best outing in years Publishers Weekly, starred As thoughtful as it is evocative, the book offers insight into a significant region and its people and customs An epically compelling travel memoir Kirkus Reviews, starred A generation of travel writers owes a debt to Therouxs immersive, first person narratives, captured with unflinching, sometimes merciless candor New York Times Book ReviewA delectable collection of Therouxs recent writing on great places, people, and prose In the spirit of his much loved Sunrise with Seamonsters and Fresh Air Fiend, Paul Therouxs latest collection of essays leads the reader through a dazzling array of sights, characters, and experiences, as Theroux applies his signature searching curiosity to a life lived as much in reading as on the road This writerly tour de force features a satisfyingly varied selection of topics that showcase Therouxs sheer versatility as a writer Travel essays take us to Ecuador, Zimbabwe, and Hawaii, to name a few Gems of literary criticism reveal fascinating depth in the work of Henry David Thoreau, Graham Greene, Joseph Conrad, and Hunter Thompson And in a series of breathtakingly personal profiles, we take a helicopter ride with Elizabeth Taylor, go surfing with Oliver Sacks, eavesdrop on the day to day life of a Manhattan dominatrix, and explore New York with Robin Williams An extended mediation on the craft of writing binds together this wide ranging collection, along with Therouxs constant quest for the authentic in a person or in a place. 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    • Format Kindle
    • 0544870301
    • Figures in a Landscape: People and Places
    • Paul Theroux
    • Anglais
    • 2017-04-14T19:59+02:00