Description - The Rings Of Saturn by W.G. Sebald

Hugely original and erudite travelogue-come-memoir from one of Europe's most lauded writers

The Rings of Saturn begins as the record of a journey on foot through coastal East Anglia. From Lowestoft to Bungay, Sebald's own story becomes the conductor of evocations of people and cultures past and present- of Chateaubriand, Thomas Browne, Swinburne and Conrad, of fishing fleets, skulls and silkworms. The result is a rich meditation on the past via a melancholy trip along the Suffolk coast, and an intricately patterned and haunting book on the transience of all things human.

'Sebald is the Joyce of the 21st Century' The Times

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Paperback , Nov '02
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Paperback , Nov '02
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