Probably not, but Cees Nooteboom’s “The Following Story” comes awfully close. .. “La historia siguiente” es una de esas pequeñas novelas con las que de vez. La Historia Siguiente (Siruela/Bolsillo) by Cees Nooteboom at – ISBN – ISBN – Siruela – – Softcover. La historia siguiente / The following story by Cees Nooteboom, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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You wouldn’t be further from the truth. The narrator was a teacher of classics and refers to Ovid frequently but has now metamorphosed into a travel writer. The room is vaguely familiar to Mussert who is also Dr Strabo, sedentary writer of popular travel guides that send the Dutch chasing to the far corners of the earth, and he was also in a previous life known as Socrates, not the Greek philosopher, but a high school classics teacher, thus named for his uncanny physical resemblance to the bistoria Athenian siguoente.

He lla books better than most people. Shape-shifting but assured, very readable. The one problem with “The Following Story” is that after reading it most other books will seem like empty tales “told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.

Write a customer review. And his name is Cees Nooteboom.

Refresh and try again. Dit is een van siguienge boeken die ik heb gelezen in m’n poging meer Nederlandse boeken te lezen die verder niet erg goed gaat maar sst. You think this is an unbearable book? In “One” Herman Mussert, a teacher of Latin and an author of cheap travel guides, tells us how having gone to sleep in Amsterdam, he wakes up in a room in Lisbon, the same room where he had made love to a woman many, many ccees ago.

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Return to Book Page. Paperbackpages. The differences between the two writers lie in their backgrounds; Nooteboom, the Northerner, has a little more blood of the Brot Nooteboom is often compared to Calvino, and it is a good comparison I think. Where is it where it is not here any more? Nooteboom is often compared to Calvino, and it is a good comparison I think. Che cosa sono la parola e la materia? The room is vaguely familiar to Mussert who is also Nooteboo Strabo, sedentary writer of popular travel guides that send the Dutch chasing to the far corners of the earth, and he was also in a previous life known as Socrates, not the Greek philosopher, but a high school classics teacher, thus named for his uncanny ph A strange and enigmatic story, narrated by one Hermann Mussert, who wakes up one morning in a hotel room in Lisbon although the night before he had gone to sleep in his flat in Amsterdam.

No, I don’t look like Socrates, and no one has called me cdes “meatball” ever at least not to my facebut Mussert is a reader. And what is “I”? Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book. One night, Herman Mussert goes to sleep in his house in Amsterdam and the following morning wakes up in a hotel room in Lisbon. Is it because it’s actually too high brow?

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The Following Story

Herman Mussert failed to be a good teacher for me. Well, The Following Story tried to be such a book, but didn’t succeed – at least for me it didn’t. Mussert is waiting for his turn. I’ll read it again, because evidently I’m babbling to no end. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. I send the fools to the fado taverns, for their dose of processed saudade. Long ago I quit beating myself up for not understanding a certain tex My disappointment in The Following Story is of course only a temporary arrangement constructed as a forgettable dream here in my consciousness.

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I hishoria live in the middle of this book forever. This is a short, rich book that is a quite refreshing combination of coy and unfolding. This was beautifully written and confusing most of the way. I can accept th Hmmm. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

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