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Lemming a book is not my standard mode at all. That all being said, it was a fascinating read and I am looking forward to checking out some of his other heteronyms. The Book of Disquiet by Fernando Pessoa.

It’s not a work that I could just sit down and read from cover to cover. He pessa in an office as a bookkeeper, probably few years before his retirement. I kind of pride myself on my reading stamina. The one efrnando we get on together is that we know nothing about one another. What is the reason for this difference in page number? The work is a testament to inveterate egoism, miserabilism and misanthropy. Credit 3 14 Nov 17, Chapter 31, I pesssoa, was brilliant.

The sequence in which the fragments have been ordered presumably, from a selection is actually a triumph of sympathetic editing. I especially marked the expressions of nostalgia for Classicism ” I love with my eyes, Not my fantasy. It’s hard to tell whether the metaphysics is bona fide or purely metafictional. What subjects does Soares ponder as we make our way through this book?


Libro del desasosiego

I just tend to find books centered around their writing falling into one of two categories. His intelligence served only to bemoan the tragedy of coexisting with such a sensibility.

Lists with This Book. Libro del desasosiego by Fernando Pessoa. Pessoa invented multiple personas for himself that he called heteronyms, and each of his novels or collections of poetry was written from the perspective of an alter ego.

However, here, the work as a whole in whatever version has been assembled by a team of experts desasoziego editors from a trunk full of hundreds or thousands of fragments. Glorying in how pathetic one is really does nothing for this reader.

Quotes from Libro del desasos The Book of Disquiet is a revelation about a man similar to what I have just described above.

Whenever someone tells me he dreamed, I wonder if he realizes that he has never done anything but dream.

I skim read much of the second half. H Pessoa had over eighty personas, and these occupied him from as early as six years old. To the extent that its formal concerns might qualify it as a work of Modernist fiction, you have to ask whether they derive from the author or his editors.

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Difficult to read but worth the effort. If this entire manuscript were to be dumped into one of those new-fangled word cloud thingies that tells you which words come up the most, undoubtedly “dream” would win.

Libro del desasosiego by Fernando Pessoa (4 star ratings)

You oftentimes eat in that restaurant and whenever you do, you see him on that chair facing the window, silently eating the same meal, talking to no one except nodding to the waitress and once in a while glancing at the view outside. I was honestly annoyed with Pessoa once I was two-thirds of the way through this book and I knew that this kind of book is fernsndo for me.


Its beauty resides in the quality of writing, which can be enjoyed by all readers with a metaphysical bent. Una persona in questa posizione deve convivere troppo tempo libero, troppe energie e troppe frustrazioni represse; finisce per annegare nella noia, nel tedio, in una feroce impotenza che cerca di sublimare trascrivendo in un libro questo, appunto il suo flusso di pensieri lasciato libero dalla mancanza di sfide e di occupazione.

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Fame and ambition, rain and dreams. Sadly Pessoa sees only what he wants to see; a wo It took me a few months fernandi read this, during that time my thoughts vacillated between brilliance and pure, unadulterated crap. He read this in his Kindle last year and when he saw a copy in Powerbooks, he texted me right away saying that I must go to that bookstore immediately and buy because I don’t have a Kindle this lone copy. We get glimpses of this persona at work, as an accountant poring over ledgers which is what Pessoa did as welland walking the streets of Lisbon, but for the most part, nothing ever happens.