Amsterdam Stories by Nescio

By Nescio

Nobody has written extra feelingly and extra superbly than Nescio in regards to the insanity and disappointment, braveness and vulnerability of youngster: its sizeable plans and imprecise longings, let alone the binges, crashes, and marathon walks and talks. not anyone, for that subject, has written with such pristine readability concerning the radiating canals of Amsterdam and the cloud-swept panorama of the Netherlands.

Who used to be Nescio? Nescio—Latin for “I don’t know”—was the pen identify of J.H.F. Grönloh, the hugely profitable director of the Holland–Bombay buying and selling corporation and a father of four—someone who knew good enough approximately first rate adulthood. in simple terms in his spare time and lower than the canopy of a pseudonym, as though commemorating a misplaced self, did he enable himself move, generating over the process his lifetime a handful of completely unique tales that comprise the most luminous pages in sleek literature.

This is the 1st English translation of Nescio’s tales.

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