[PDF/EPUB] Gould's Book of Fish By Richard Flanagan

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Er fantasist condemned to live in the most brutal penal colony in the British Empire and there ordered to paint a book of fish Once upon a time miraculous things happen. This book lies well beyond this reviewer s abilities

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Gould's Book of Fish

Once upon a time that was called 1828 before all the living things on the land and the fishes in the sea were destroyed there was a man named William Buelow Gould a con. A book this big offers an entire sea of woe and wonder as well as auatic metaphors It s about life love and death a

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Vict in Van Dieman's Land who fell in love with a black woman and discovered too late that to love is not safe Silly Billy Gould invader of Australia liar murderer forg. Fish Well why not Maybe we have lost the ability that sixth sense that allows us to see the miracles and have visio

10 thoughts on “Gould's Book of Fish

  1. says:

    There are times when as a book reviewer it is tempting to simply put the adjectives on hold; when mere descriptors seem paltry next to the indescribable beauty of the book itself Richard Flanagan's Gould's Book of Fish is that kind of book Reading it open mouthed gasping at the richness and complexity of the text that c

  2. says:

    If like Gould we gaze into life’s ocean and paint what we sea will the fish be like us the fish be like me?The answer is yesWhen like Gould we search for the hero to our history the savior of our story and find that files were god

  3. says:

    A book this big offers an entire sea of woe and wonder as well as auatic metaphors It’s about life love and death as we

  4. says:

    Gould's Book of Fish is a modern postmodern parahistorical novel I can’t define what it does exactly mean but it sounds greatI had begun with the comforting conclusion that books are the tongue of divine wisdom and had end

  5. says:

    Fish? Well why not? Maybe we have lost the ability that sixth sense that allows us to see the miracles and have visions and understand that we are something other larger than we have been told Maybe evolution has been going on in reverse longer

  6. says:

    This novel of life in a penal colony on Sarah Island off Tasmania in the 1820's could be characterized as a scatological tragicomedy as historical fantasy and as a satire of the human race along the lines of Swift or Voltaire The ch

  7. says:

    This is a beautifully written book but it is not for me I was fascinated with William Buelow Gould and I also love anything to do with fish I fish flyfishing paint and love fish So why didn't this book appeal to me? Well I really don't knowAnd as for the ending well it was sheer fantasyShame an excellent author but then I really think that the hard life of living in a brutal penal colony was all too much for meThe odd

  8. says:

    This book lies well beyond this reviewer's abilities

  9. says:

    This is such a truly different bookon life on art on fish on the development of Van Diemen's Land and neighboring islands It's fact and fiction and myth Sometimes difficult to read but ultimately very worthwhile Is it hallucination? imagination? mysticism? erotic fantasy? a gross combination of all? and summarized in the world of

  10. says:

    An afterthought I ran into this rave review here the other dayhttpwwwgoodreadscomreviewshowand it made me think whew an intelligent human being not only liked this pile of self congratulatory rat's feces but loved it and wanted to marry it so this made me thinkMAYBE I WAS A LITTLE HASTYDamn I hate it when I'm not 100% right about everything all the timeNow I have to get this thing and try it again This is the stuff of councellin

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