The Torture Garden
Bookkake, 01 mar 2007 - 212 pagine
Once described as "the most sickening work of art of the nineteenth century," Mirbeau's classic novel follows a young man's journey to the ends of desire and depravity in a garden in China where torture is practiced as a work of art.
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Review: The Torture Garden (New Traveller's Companion)Recensione dell'utente - Xian - Goodreads
The story and ideas are nice enough. But the laborious and overly dramatic writing really put a bummer on the whole thing. Leggi recensione completa
Review: The Torture Garden (New Traveller's Companion)Recensione dell'utente - Jim - Goodreads
Love, death, torture, corruption -- mix them up into a grisly stew, and you have Octave Mirbeau's The Torture Garden (1899), a curious pastiche of a work whose major part consists of a stroll through ... Leggi recensione completa
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