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Published by Cape in London .
Written in English


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StatementJeanette Winterson.
The Physical Object
Pagination190p. ;
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15519397M
ISBN 100224035878

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A novelist whose honours include England's Whitbread Prize, and the American Academy' s E. M. Forster Award, as well as the Prix d'argent at the Cannes Film Festival, Jeanette Winterson burst onto the literary scene as a very young woman in with Oranges Are Not the Only subsequent novels, including Sexing the Cherry, The Passion, Written on the Body, and The 4/5(34). This writer can create unforgettable paragraphs. Her book is refreshingly put together, and she has used abundant creativity in constructing loving passages, one after another, written on the body -- or rather about the body, and the protagonist's insatiable longing for Louise. Poignant, pensive, and beautiful, this book is a joy.5/5(5). Written on the body is a secret code only visible in certain lights: the accumulation of a lifetime gather there.. In places the palimpsest is so heavily worked that the letters feel like braille. I like to keep my body rolled away from prying eyes, never unfold too much, tell the whole story. Written on the Body is a meditation—with a plot—if what one does and fails to do in the name of love. In its structure, Written on the Body most closely resembles monologue. It is an.

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