In a dark wood wandering
Hella S. Haasse has written 17 novels as well as poetry, plays and essays, and has received many honors and awards including the Netherlands State Award for Literature. Her books have been translated into English, French, German, Swedish, Italian, Hungarian, Serbo-Croatian and Welsh.
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It was Philippe de Nevers, Burgundy's youngest brother, who, despite the Duke of
Burgundy's injunctions and threats, had joined the French because he thought it
was shameful to stand aside. He lay on his back with his arms spread wide, ...
He thought of his father and mother, of their lives which had once seemed so
remote and alien, but which now seemed familiar, thanks to the illuminating talks
with Boucicaut. He thought of the King, so pitiful despite his crown and purple
Now when he turned the pages of his Thought Book he felt only a facile
melancholy for the loss of his beloved, mixed with a mocking recognition of his
own self-indulgence. Since he had come to live in Wingfield Castle, he had
thought more ...
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LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - AmaliaGavea - LibraryThing
I’ve always been interested in the period of the Hundred Years' War, the battle between France and England that inspired many stellar moments in Literature and Theatre. This book by Hella S.Haasse ... Volledige review lezen
LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - maryreinert - LibraryThing
This is an absolutely fascinating historical trip through the Hundred Years War between France and England. This is not an easy read (I had to make notes in margins and occasionally refer to a ... Volledige review lezen