Salamander (Thomas Wharton)

by Thomas Wharton

Book info

eBook formateBook, (torrent)En
PublisherMcClelland & Stewart
File size3.6 Mb
GanreFiction & Literature
Release date 05.11.2010
Book rating5 (1 votes)
 rate rate rate rate rate
Spellbinding, original, Salamander careens through a world of ideas and stories in which the transforming power of books, the thirst for knowledge, and the pursuit of immortality become erotic. It is also a universal story of love and obsession. Set in the eighteenth century, the narrative revolves around a world-spanning quest for the infinite book. Along the way the novel gathers stories that range from a Chinese tale of jealousy and lost love to the remarkable history of Alexandria’s other great library and to epoch-making moments on the battlefields of colonial America. At the centre of the novel’s unforgettable cast of characters is the London printer Nicholas Flood, a dedicated craftsman who is unprepared for all that awaits him when he accepts an unusual commission. Intricate, humane, infused with humour and pathos, Salamander is an exhilarating, elegantly crafted novel.

From the Hardcover edition.
  • CultureEPUB Salamander TORRENT download
  • Full story - Salamander (Thomas Wharton) online
  • Salamander (Thomas Wharton)
  • Download TORRENT Salamander

    Tags: download, thomas wharton, ebook, torrent, salamander

    Download eBook