Flying Creatures of Fra Angelico

Product Number: EB00177859
Released: Jan 14, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781935744573
Publisher: Archipelago
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Description

Hypochondria, insomnia, restlessness, and yearning are the lame muses of these brief pages. I would have liked to call them Extravaganzas...?ecause many of them wander about in a strange outside that has no inside, like drifting splinters...? Alien to any orbit, I have the impression they navigate in familiar spaces whose geometry nevertheless remains a mystery; let's say domestic thickets: the interstitial zones of our daily having to be, or bumps on the surface of existence...?n them, in the form of quasi-stories, are the murmurings and mutterings that have accompanied and still accompany me: outbursts, moods, little ecstasies, real or presumed emotions, grudges, and regrets. -Antonio Tabucchi on The Flying Creatures of Fra Angelico

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Author(s): Antonio Tabucchi
Original Publish Date: Oct 16, 2012

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