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2014. 267 pages. Signed by the author. Volume 2 only. Black paperback with white lettering. Colour photographs throughout. Clean pages with firm binding. Signed by the Author on title page. Mild wear to spine, cover edges and corners. Sticker mark to back. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: After a highly reviewed first volume of Sanders' life-story, this second of a trilogy of books takes automotive autobiographical style to a different level. Again combining the literary history of his past fused with his life long obsession with adventure he produces a true story that reads like a novel. Motorcycling, and lots of it. Cover to cover from the Atacama to Alaska, Syria and the Middle East, London to Cape Town and beyond and then back again. His family, his loves all fetching up in a stirring personal mix that marks Nick Sanders as a worthy storyteller. For Nick the individual is the journey but for him, attached in spirit with a St.Exupéry or an Eberhardt, asking like Lindqvist 'how many muscles has a human life?' he remains Influenced by allegories of existence and what it means for an ordinary man to try and understand his place in life. If Nick Sanders is an icon it's partly because he's still around. If the journey still continues its because the story's not yet completed. Inspired throughout with seminal works such as Pirsig's Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, Durrell's Quartet and work from Sven Lingquist, he has associated himself with 'outsiders.' He was one, and still is
Titel: The Extraordinary Life of an Ordinary Man ...
Verlag: On the Road Books
Zustand: Very Good
Buchbeschreibung On the Road Books, 2014. Softcover. Buchzustand: Good. 2014. 267 pages. Signed by the author. Black, pictorial card. Firm binding with mild tanning to pages. Contains colour plates with marking and smudging along block-edge. Moderate rubbing and wear over surfaces with old price sticker at front. book. Artikel-Nr. 1472751582NAT