Reviews

  • "There are plenty of translations of this extensive, exuberant novel that cut out anything superfluous. But God is in the detail, and Julie Rose has returned all the detail, making a language that is rich and gorgeous. <b>This is the one to read</b>... and if you are flying, just carry it under your arm as you board, or better still, rebook your holiday and go by train, slowly, page by page..."

    The Times