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The Forbidden Kingdom - Slauerhoff, Jan Jacob, and Vincent, Paul (Translated by), and Evora, Fundo Patrimonial Biblioteca Publica De (Designer)
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A classic of early modernism The Forbidden Kingdom (Het Verboden Rijk) is the masterwork of Jan Jacob Slauerhoff - a romantic tale of adventure, seafaring and colonialism, told through an experimental narrative. An intoxicating mix of time travel and adventure, The Forbidden Kingdom revolves around the Portuguese imperial outpost of Macao in China. Two men journey to the colony: the exiled sixteenth-century poet Luis de Camoes, author of The Lusiads, and a twentieth-century ship's wireless operator. With their overlapping ...

The Forbidden Kingdom 2012, Pushkin Press, London

ISBN-13: 9781906548889