شنبه 26 فروردین 1396
نویسنده: Christopher Eastland
Metaphysique des tubes (The Character of Rain) Amelie Nothomb, A. Nothomb
Publisher: Distribooks, Inc.
Approximately one novel per year, including Les Catilinaires (1995), Stupeurs et Tremblements (1999) Fear and Trembling in English and Métaphysique des tubes (2000), published in English as The Character of Rain. More on Amelie Nothomb, and this week Metaphysique des Tubes or for the rest of us translated as The Character of Rain. Read The Character of Rain and you'll know. The Character of Rain by Amélie Nothomb (Original title: Métaphysique des tubes) Translated from the French by Timothy Bent Fiction/Memoir, 2000. While Nothomb can be deliciously astute about "outsiders", here, characters and setting feel token." - Marianne Brace, The Independent; "Das Hauptproblem des neuen Romans der Belgierin ist ohnehin ein ganz anderes. I find the effect actually quite a bit more convincing than the voice in Nothomb's The Character of Rain (published in French as Métaphysique de Tubes), which purports to depict the consciousness of a pre-verbal toddler. It is the metaphysics of the tube, the early foetus transformed by life and society into an individual. Amélie Nothomb - The Character of Rain aka "Métaphysique des Tubes" - and not, as it turns out, Nothomb's latest after all. Une petite recherche par auteur sur Amazon.com et j'ai trouvé que "Métaphysique des tubes" était disponible en anglais sous le titre "The Character of Rain". (and the other songs we posted here these last days) To read : Amelie Nothomb (french writter translated in lotta of countries) : all their books, but especially. This is a prequel Isn't it great that he gave the English version its own beautiful name rather than literal translation of the French title, Métaphysique des tubes? In 1992, it was Hygiène de l'assassin, in 1999 Fear and Trembling, in 2000 The Character of Rain (La Métaphysique des tubes),… Her latest book is Barbe Bleu (Bluebeard), released in 2012. Posted 30th November 2012 by raflobabo. Martin's Griffin, trade pb, 132 p. Métaphysique des tubes 2000 (French); The Character of Rain 2002 (English). Metaphysique.des.tubes.The.Character.of.Rain..pdf. Metaphysique des tubes (The Character of Rain).