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For example, he declares himself both anti-revolutionary and anti-reformist. I am the original author of this essay, as well as the owner of CCLaP; it is fernqndo being reprinted illegally. The fragments feature some lovely writing and not-quite-profound but at least intriguing thoughts I don’t know what to think or what I am.

In me every tiny detail is recorded and magnified in order to form part of a whole.

Libro Del Desasosiego by Fernando Pessoa (Hardcover)

End of update Update November 14th I’ve decided to carry on reading this, but small sections at a time. So, I made it as far as pagebut I couldn’t do it.

And each produced a large body of poetry. Sieda, e si vergogni. It could equally have been organised a different way. And oh boy, if you only have the courage to befriend an old man and ignore your personal bias about having a friend a lot older or younger than you, it would have been an exhilarating experience.

These great existentialist desaspsiego should put their pens down more often, build meaningful relationships, and make the happiness of others their reason to exist. Fragments on their own, can be enjoyed but if you read several of these fragments you realise what a one trick pony this book really is and that it’s really not as “deep” as it first seems.


For every bit of creative prose or philosophical insight, there’s reams and reams of repetitive anggggst.

I admire no one in literature more than the classical writers, who are the ones I least resemble. View all 11 comments. His intelligence served only to bemoan the tragedy of coexisting with such a sensibility.

What is the reason for this difference in page number? Therefore, in fact, passively supporting the status quo is just as much a political action as resisting the status quo. Dsasosiego result is that this work is not just fragmentary in its own right. Richard Zenith includes not only fragments Fernando Pessoa didn’t want in, but also author notes, and letters to friends concerning the book.

That happiness is unknowingly close at hand, close but eternally beyond his reach.

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I’m also aware that I might have liked this work much more at a different stage of ddesasosiego life. What I’m getting at here is that I have no idea what peasoa a Symbolist means in the slightest.

As far as I’m concerned, if the author thinks their work is a novel, that’s good enough for me. There are images tucked away in books that live more vividly than many men and women.

Libro del desasosiego

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 peesoa immediately and buy because I don’t have a Kindle this lone copy.

Pessoa would be proud if you would answer this question with a yes. This is that kind of a book which provides a different reading experience to different reader.

I made it past page He is a desasoziego soul but that is what which ferbando him insightful. I see that the Penguin classic version of the book has pages, while the Serpent’s tail version of it has only pages.


End of update I’ve bought my copy at last. This was recommended to me by a friend of mine, Chicago bizarro author David David Katzman, specifically because of the growing influence it’s apparently having these days on all lovers of the surreal; because for those who don’t know, Fernando Pessoa was sort of the Portuguese version of Franz Kafka, a wh Reprinted from the Chicago Center for Literature and Photography [cclapcenter.

His typical Ek religiosity was not a dominant feature but still felt unnecessary.

Libro del desasosiego : Fernando Pessoa :

Pessoa or Soares, if you prefer, though I suspect the name is less an adopted persona than a thin, disinhibiting maskwrites from a position of such inhuman remoteness, that only through a charitable reading of his philosophy may one discover truths that are morally defensible. Much has already been written of The Book of Disquiet is less a novel, more the diary of a sensitive and reflective outsider: In the end, these insights whether they be about life in general, or whether they gave me insights into certain types of people with tendencies like the narratorwere often profound enough desasosieho elevate this book to quite a high status.

It is a disquiet soul’s rambling. Many items were drawn from the content of the foreword–the thirty-five page long foreword–which goes into great detail desasksiego his hidden genius.