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De zeer schone uren van juffrouw Symforosa, begijntjen/The Bo... by Felix Timmermans
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De zeer schone uren van juffrouw Symforosa, begijntjen/The Bo... by Felix Timmermans
"Symphorosa is so happy. She has to be careful with her happiness, careful as with a soap bubble that can burst at the slightest touch. She wishes she could encompass the happy dream, like a child who wants to hold on to the bubbles it blows, to re..." Read more of this review »
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What a strange strange strange book is this… and what a strange effect it had on me ! Several times I was tempted to put it way, and it took me two months to finish it. It is very sentimental sometimes, and the parts where Nana, the cat, talked, real ...more
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A novel about slavery, but so much more than that when the young Wash, George Washington Black in full, escapes Barbados and starts travelling the world, via the Canadian Arctic, Nova Scotia and London, ending up in Morocco, putting his talents in dr ...more
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