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Still Life with a Bridle: Essays and…

Still Life with a Bridle: Essays and Apocryphas (original 1993; edition 1993)

by Zbigniew Herbert

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The author of this book travelled to Holland from his native Poland to explore the history of Dutch life in the 17th century. The 16 prose pieces that make up this book reveal the author's discriminating artistic eye and poetic sensibility, one that revels in irony, humour and a satirist's appreciation of the absurd. An inveterate museum-goer, he focuses on the art of the period, using it as a stepping-stone point for an individual examination of the foibles, genius and character of the Dutch people as a whole.… (more)
Title:Still Life with a Bridle: Essays and Apocryphas
Authors:Zbigniew Herbert
Info:W.W. Norton (1993), Paperback
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Still Life With a Bridle: Essays and Apocryphas by Zbigniew Herbert (1993)


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