This story is as light and delicate as the silk described. I enjoyed it and the turns took me by surprise, amusing me. Loved it. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Isita
Beautiful, poetic book in perfect condition. It looked like a new copy. I was glad to buy it in hard back.Published 9 months ago by Carlo Grossman
In 1861, with disease threatening to wipe our Europe's supply of silkworms, Herve Joncour leaves his wife and home in France and makes the arduous journey across Europe and Asia to... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Steven Davis
This is a novel very romantic. I liked the character of the wife, that isn't principal but at the final she takes a primordial role.Published 10 months ago by Hugo Galván
Amazing book full of simbolism and undertones.
Concise and extraordinarily written.
It is well worth a couple of readings to grasp the full scope of the story
A beautiful short novel that combines a spare and elegant prose with an enthralling story of 19th century cross-cultural romance. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Anne Mills
Silk is a novella, comprising 65 short chapters, that is beautifully written.
Silk is about Herve Joncour, a French merchant of silkworms, who travels to Japan to buy... Read more