Boek cover Out of Sheer Rage van Geoff Dyer

Out of Sheer Rage

In the Shadow of D.H.Lawrence

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Taal Engels
Bindwijze Paperback
Aantal paginas 242 pagina's
Illustraties Nee
Auteur(s) Geoff Dyer
Extra groot lettertype Nee
Gewicht 217 g
Studieboek Ja
Verpakking breedte 126 mm
Verpakking hoogte 18 mm
Verpakking lengte 196 mm
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Boekbeschrijving

When he became interested in literature at grammar school, it was D.H. Lawrence who fired Geoff Dyer's imagination, and it was the figure of Lawrence, the miner's son who spent his life travelling, living by his pen, which made it seem possible to him to become a writer. The work is as much a travel book as a biography, as Geoff Dyer retraces Lawrence's journeys and, using Lawrence's own writings, life, and crucially, photographs as clues, learns much about matters close to his own heart as he does about Lawrence himself.

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