New PDF release: A Barbarian in Asia

By Henri Michaux

ISBN-10: 0811220842

ISBN-13: 9780811220842

A wild trip to the East narrated via a author who's "without equivalent within the literature of our time" –Jorge Luis Borges

Henri Michaux (1899–1984), the nice French poet and painter, set out as a tender guy to determine the some distance East. touring from India to the Himalayas, and directly to China and Japan, Michaux voices his brilliant impressions, slicing evaluations, and curious insights: He has no difficulty talking his brain. half fanciful travelogue and half exploration of tradition, A Barbarian in Asia is gifted the following in its unique translation via Sylvia seashore, the well-known American-born bookseller in Paris.

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