A Barbarian in Asia

A Barbarian in Asia


A wild trip to the East narrated by way of a author who's “without equivalent within the literature of our time” (Jorge Luis Borges)

Henri Michaux (1899–1984), the nice French poet and painter, set out as a tender guy to determine the a ways East. touring from India to the Himalayas, and directly to China and Japan, Michaux voices his brilliant impressions, slicing reviews, and curious insights: he has no hassle conversing his brain. half fanciful travelogue and half exploration of tradition, A Barbarian in Asia is gifted right here in its unique translation by way of Sylvia seashore, the well-known American-born bookseller in Paris.

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