A travel book by the Nobel Laureate Joseph Brodsky on Venice. Each chapter recalls a specific episode from one of his many visits, evoking Venice's architectural and atmospheric character.
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Watermark This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping. . Bookseller Inventory # 7719-9780140259179
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001839378
Book Description Penguin, London, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Used, light reading wear, page edges tanned, contents clean. Bookseller Inventory # 017753
Book Description Penguin Books, London, 1997. Reprint ed. Paperback thin small trade, very good condition, tiny scuff top spine, edges & pages lightly toned, minor edgewear. 135 pp. The author visited Venice for over two decades, usually in winter, and from his experiences created a mosaic of prose pieces. This autobiography is part confessional, part meditation on water and stone, past and present, and captures the elusive spirit of Venice. Bookseller Inventory # 27751
Book Description Penguin Books, London, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: Good copy. 1st edition in Penguin Books. Coverillustration: J. M. W. Turner: 'View of Venice from La Giudecca'. In this brief, intense, gem-like book, equal parts extended autobiographical essay and prose poem, Brodsky turns his eye to the seductive and enigmatic city of Venice. A mosaic of 48 short chapters- each recalling a specific episode from one of his many visits there Brodsky (1940-1996 - Nobel laureate), spent his winters in Venice for nearly 20 years - Watermark associatively and brilliantly evokes one city s architectural and atmospheric character. In doing so, the book also reveals a subject- and an author- readers have never before seen. From his experiences created a mosaic of prose pieces. Part confessional, part meditation on water and stone, past and present, 'Watermark' captures the elusive spirit of the city it portrays. 135 pag. Size: 19,5cmx13cm. Bookseller Inventory # 028773