By Robert Dessaix
On a magic carpet trip from Lisbon to the sting of the Sahara, from Paris to the south of France and Algiers, he is taking us to the areas the place the Nobel Prize profitable writer, in methods nonetheless scandalous to trendy sensibilities, lived out his unconventional rules approximately love, marriage, sexuality and religion.
Praise for Arabesques by means of Robert Dessaix
‘Magical and welcoming … those arabesques have the funds for the reader inordinate pleasure.’ Livres-Hebdo (France)
‘Surrender to the ravishments first, wander away, skid with extremely joyful indecisiveness around the mosaic tile of every web page. enterprise out with the writer onto the roads and dizzying crossroads he negotiates as he plots a direction among earlier and current, outdated haunts and new horizons, within the lands of Araby …’ The Age
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