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The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance: de Waal, Edmund: BOOKS KINOKUNIYA
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The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance
The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance
著者名 de Waal, Edmund
出版社 : Vintage
出版年月 : 2011/01
Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9780099539551

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内容情報
Table of Contents
 
Family Tree                                        x
Preface                                            1  (20)
  Part One Paris 1871--1899
    Le West End                                    21 (12)
    Un lit de parade                               33 (5)
    `A mahout to guide her'                        38 (6)
    `So light, so soft to the touch'               44 (11)
    A box of children's sweets                     55 (7)
    A fox with inlaid eyes, in wood                62 (5)
    The yellow armchair                            67 (5)
    Monsieur Elstir's asparagus                    72 (10)
    Even Ephrussi fell for it                      82 (8)
    My small profits                               90 (7)
    A `very brilliant five o'clock'                97 (14)
  Part Two Vienna 1899--1938
    Die Potemkinische Stadt                        111(10)
    Zionstrasse                                    121(5)
    History as it happens                          126(12)
    `A large square box such as children draw'     138(7)
    `Liberty Hall'                                 145(9)
    The sweet young thing                          154(11)
    Once upon a time                               165(4)
    Types of the Old City                          169(9)
    Heil Wien! Heil Berlin!                        178(24)
    Literally zero                                 202(10)
    You must change your life                      212(10)
    Eldorado 5--0050                               222(15)
  Part Three Vienna, Kovesces, Tunbridge Wells,
  Vienna 1938--1947
    `An ideal spot for mass marches'               237(11)
    `A never-to-be-repeated opportunity'           248(12)
    `Good for a single journey'                    260(9)
    The tears of things                            269(8)
    Anna's pocket                                  277(7)
    `All quite openly, publicly and legally'       284(9)
  Part Four Tokyo 1947--2001
    Takenoko                                       293(8)
    Kodachrome                                     301(11)
    Where did you get them?                        312(7)
    The real Japan                                 319(8)
    On polish                                      327(6)
  Coda Tokyo, Odessa, London 2001--2009
    Jiro                                           333(3)
    An astrolabe, a menzula, a globe               336(9)
    Yellow/gold/red                                345(8)
Acknowledgements                                   353
 

THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER. WINNER OF THE 2010 COSTA BIOGRAPHY AWARD. 264 wood and ivory carvings, none of them bigger than a matchbox: Edmund de Waal was entranced when he first encountered the collection in his great uncle Iggie's Tokyo apartment. When he later inherited the 'netsuke', they unlocked a story far larger and more dramatic than he could ever have imagined. From a burgeoning empire in Odessa to fin de siecle Paris, from occupied Vienna to Tokyo, Edmund de Waal traces the netsuke's journey through generations of his remarkable family against the backdrop of a tumultuous century. 'You have in your hands a masterpiece' Frances Wilson, Sunday Times. 'The most brilliant book I've read for years...A rich tale of the pleasure and pains of what it is to be human' Bettany Hughes, Daily Telegraph, Books of the Year. 'A complex and beautiful book' Diana Athill.