SILK

SILK

By: Baricco, Alessandro

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The year is 1861. Hervé Joncour is a French merchant of silkworms, who comb s the known world for their gemlike eggs. Then circumstances compel him to travel farther, beyond the edge of the known, to a country legendary for th e quality of its silk and its hostility to foreigners: Japan.There Joncour meets a woman. They do not touch; they do not even speak. And he cannot rea d the note she sends him until he has returned to his own country. But in t he moment he does, Joncour is possessed.

Title: SILK

Author Name: Baricco, Alessandro

Categories: General Fiction,

Publisher: Vintage: 2007

ISBN Number: 0307277976

ISBN Number 13: 9780307277978

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

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