PDF READ The Voyage

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Free read The Voyage Free download ☆ The Voyage µ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Murray Bail Õ 0 Summary From the Miles Franklin Literary Award winning author of EucalyptusFRANK Delage piano manufacturer from Sydney travels to Vienna a city immersed in music to present the Delage concert grand He hopes to impress with its technical precisio. Frank Delage the central character whose thoughts readers share in The Voyage is the inventor of a new piano and the novel traces his return journey from his efforts to sell it in Europe He s not a very good businessman and even less successful in marketing and he has made only one rather dubious sale Vienna is too conservative to be interested in a new design and only a fool he is told would have tried to market his bold new design there in a place so mired in musical history He has however after a long time alone captured the heart of Elisabeth the daughter of a prominent Viennese patron of the arts so perhaps it has not been an entirely wasted

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Free read The Voyage Free download ☆ The Voyage µ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Murray Bail Õ 0 Summary With her daughter Elisabeth a dinner with an avant garde composerNow travelling home on a container ship with Elisabeth Frank Delage can begin to tell the real story The Voyage is a masterly novel by a great writer atthe peak of his powe. Bail s writing has the curious effect of making me feel like I m watching the events unfold from behind slightly foggy glass or in a dream or underwater I like it but am never sure I ve fully understood everything being said The Voyage was fairly engaging the run on paragraphs a bit disorienting at times I enjoyed the little but excellent musical zingers scattered throughout the story particularly the references to the Sydney opera house having the worst acoustics of any opera hall in the world And some of his descriptions of people and life especially Australian life feel piercingly accurateThe uote that hit me the hardest having just moved to Br

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Free read The Voyage Free download ☆ The Voyage µ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Murray Bail Õ 0 Summary N its improvement on the old pianos of EuropeHow could he not know his piano is all wrong for Vienna Perhaps he should have tried BerlinBut a chance meeting with Amalia von Schalla brings new possibilities for Delage a soirée a meeting. I liked this okay as I was reading it and I like it a lot for reading all the negative reviews Bail does the now standard modernist version of is this now or is this a memory and what s the difference really and does it fairly well For the record now is on a boat from Vienna to Australia The memories are of Vienna It s pretty easy to get once that s clear The story is similarly simple a man goes to Vienna music capitol of the Western world to sell his newly invented piano He pretty much fails to sell it but does succeed in picking up the daughter of a Viennese socialite and music aficionado The book becomes worthwhile once it s read as the sum of


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  1. says: PDF READ The Voyage Murray Bail Õ 0 Summary review ò PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ Murray Bail

    review ò PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ Murray Bail PDF READ The Voyage Murray Bail is one of Australia’s most acclaimed writers but he’s not an immediately accessible novelist His style is often challenging an

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    Free read The Voyage PDF READ The Voyage Murray Bail Õ 0 Summary Frank Delage the central character whose thoughts readers share in The Voyage is the inventor of a new piano and the novel traces his return journey from his efforts to sell it in Europe He’s not a very good businessman and even less successful in marketing and he has made only one rather dubious sale Vienna is too conservative to be interested in a new design and only a fool he is told would have tried to market his bold new design the

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    PDF READ The Voyage An absolute beauty of a novel This may be Bail's masterpiece though Homesickness is still probably my favorite This is a uiet novel with little to nothing in the way of action but something in the interplay between past and present past being the protagonist's efforts in Vienna to sell his New World version of a piano present being his sea voyage back to Australia created a gentle momentum At times I though of it as the back and forth of le

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    PDF READ The Voyage review ò PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ Murray Bail I liked this okay as I was reading it and I like it a lot for reading all the negative reviews Bail does the now standard modernist version of is this now or is this a memory and what's the difference really and does it fairly well For the record now is on a boat from Vienna to Australia The memories are of Vienna It's pretty easy to get once that's clear The story is similarly simple a man goes to Vienna music capitol

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    review ò PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ Murray Bail PDF READ The Voyage The story in The Voyage eddies and swirls and moves in and out of focus and backwards and forwards in the characters' lives and the places they

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    Murray Bail Õ 0 Summary review ò PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ Murray Bail PDF READ The Voyage Little bit 'meh'which I feel is a little damning This is a nice book not as magic as Eucalyptus but not dreadful either and it's a slim one so not taxing most fun was trying to figure out when it was set And that

  7. says: Murray Bail Õ 0 Summary review ò PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ Murray Bail PDF READ The Voyage

    Murray Bail Õ 0 Summary review ò PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ Murray Bail PDF READ The Voyage Bail's writing has the curious effect of making me feel like I'm watching the events unfold from behind slightly foggy glass or in a dream or underwater; I like it but am never sure I've fully understood everything being said The Voyage was fairly engaging the run on paragraphs a bit disorienting at times I enjoyed the little but excellent musical zingers scattered throughout the story particularly the references to the Sydney op

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    PDF READ The Voyage What a slog of a read Very short book that drove me crazy with run on sentences sudden shifts with no paragraph

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    PDF READ The Voyage Free read The Voyage I found this book challenging with no chapters there was no logical breaks Once I got into it I liked that I was basically in his thoughts and it gave a perspective on that our thoughts never cease

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    PDF READ The Voyage review ò PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ Murray Bail Murray Bail Õ 0 Summary It's the first novel I read in English Sometimes I got confused because of the time changes

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  • Hardcover
  • 192
  • The Voyage
  • Murray Bail
  • English
  • 13 August 2018
  • 9781921922961