Three long-form poems, best read as prose.
An unclassifiable masterpiece.
File under ‘Sebaldian’.
Short book about veteran author’s extremely old house.
Reflections in natural history.
The peopling of Europe from the first venturers to the Vikings.
Looking at the world through the eyes of a 17th-century polymath.
Deservedly seen as a classic.
Why they mean more than words.