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  1. CatarinaG CatarinaG says:

    The Lady and the Unicorn MOBI Á and the Epub µ Å ePUB bitcoinshirts.co lady epub, unicorn book, The Lady pdf, and the book, Lady and the book, The Lady and the Unicorn EpubBeautiful Beautiful BeautifulI found Lady and the Unicorn even better than Girl with a Pearl Earring I felt utterly transported to the middle ages and immersed in a very good tale immaculately toldAs she did with The Girl With the Pearl Earring Tracy Chevalier takes a classic work of art and artfully spins a tale inspired by the original which becomes an original itselfIt was specially fascinating living among the Brussels weavers and coming to understand the magnitude of their task One almost feels their physical discomfort and certainly the realities of a labor intensive cr


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    The Lady and the Unicorn MOBI Á and the Epub µ Å ePUB bitcoinshirts.co lady epub, unicorn book, The Lady pdf, and the book, Lady and the book, The Lady and the Unicorn EpubIn the same vein as her book Girl with a Pearl Earring The Lady and the Unicorn is a fictional account of the story surrounding the creation of the famed Lady and the Unicorn Tapestries now housed at the Musee national du Moyen Age Musee Cluny in Paris This topic was particularly intriguing to me since I'd seen the tapestries in person back in 2001While the book provides a really interesting up close look at the design and weaving processes I could have done with out the rest of the story which was fairly bawdy I didn't really care about the characters—just the tapestries D It's a good read if you want to find out how it was


  3. Janice Janice says:

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    The Lady and the Unicorn MOBI Á and the Epub µ Å ePUB bitcoinshirts.co lady epub, unicorn book, The Lady pdf, and the book, Lady and the book, The Lady and the Unicorn EpubI hope someone has pointed out to Tracy Chevalier that if you are going to have seven different narrators for your story you really need to give each of them a distinctive voice This is a major failing of this novel which I found plodding and flat and lacking in any genuine exploration of character or motivation The harsh working lives of the weavers are described in some detail but the description doesn't connect with the characters And also if you are going to use the first person in a historical novel try to make it fit the context and don't describe anything as peppered with since peppers in this era would not have been very well kno


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    The Lady and the Unicorn MOBI Á and the Epub µ Å ePUB bitcoinshirts.co lady epub, unicorn book, The Lady pdf, and the book, Lady and the book, The Lady and the Unicorn EpubWhat I learned from this book is I should never ever read anything by this author ever again A friend of mine was enthralled by The Virgin Blue and reuested I read it Although I hated it I thought I'd possibly give The Lady and the Unicorn a c


  6. Chrissie Chrissie says:

    The Lady and the Unicorn MOBI Á and the Epub µ Å ePUB bitcoinshirts.co lady epub, unicorn book, The Lady pdf, and the book, Lady and the book, The Lady and the Unicorn EpubI am impressed I never thought this book would be as lovely as Girl with a Pearl Earring First let me just explain that this is a book of historical fiction In the Museé National du Moyen Age we can today see the Lady and the Unicorn tapestries They are six tapestries each representing one of our five senses sight sound smell touch taste and the sixth that one is kno


  7. Lavinia Lavinia says:

    The Lady and the Unicorn MOBI Á and the Epub µ Å ePUB bitcoinshirts.co lady epub, unicorn book, The Lady pdf, and the book, Lady and the book, The Lady and the Unicorn EpubI suppose that's how you write historical fiction looking at you Simone van der VlugtThe Brussels section is glorious with all the weaving details and the particulars of the craft I'm beyond amazed each time an author takes the hard way and engages in lots of research such as tapestry techniues in the Middle Ages—setting up looms threads colours dyeing methods and all that jazz—and manages to bring everything together in an enthralling narrative Also I'm constantly amazed at how incredibly well the craft guilds were organized in Medieval F


  8. Lizzy Lizzy says:

    The Lady and the Unicorn MOBI Á and the Epub µ Å ePUB bitcoinshirts.co lady epub, unicorn book, The Lady pdf, and the book, Lady and the book, The Lady and the Unicorn EpubWas hoping to enjoy The Lady and the Unicorn after reading Burning Bright a few years earlier which is to be honest far superior to this After the action moves away from the Le Viste family it kind of goes downhill from there Nicholas is thoroughly unlikeable as a character whether this was meant to be deliberate or not I couldn't tell The only interesting person was Genevieve de Nanterre Also what's the deal with Chevalier missing out on the chance to use Jean Le Viste's narrative voice? He is the reason the tapestry is made at all but we only get a few glimpses of him being little than a stereotype of the I'm so damn important that I'll blame my lack of an heir on my wife simply because no one will dare argue with me variety and all round bastard Aside from all t


  9. Sarah B. Sarah B. says:

    The Lady and the Unicorn MOBI Á and the Epub µ Å ePUB bitcoinshirts.co lady epub, unicorn book, The Lady pdf, and the book, Lady and the book, The Lady and the Unicorn EpubI wanted to give this book 1½ stars but rounded down to 1 I disliked the main character the tapestry painter Nicolas des Innocents by page 10 but I assumed that the author would have him grow and change as a person by the end of the book presumably through the process of creating the remarkable tapestries that inspired the novel Sure it's an obvious and almost cliché plot but I don't need a crazy original plot in order to enjoy a book Disappointed He is still a pig at the end of the story that's my spoiler btwThere are two young women in the book Claude who is the daughter of the nobleman who commissioned the titular tapestries and who is grumpy and horny and apparently would rather fool around with the slimy Nicolas des Innocents than have any worthwhile future; and Ali


  10. H.A. Leuschel H.A. Leuschel says:

    The Lady and the Unicorn MOBI Á and the Epub µ Å ePUB bitcoinshirts.co lady epub, unicorn book, The Lady pdf, and the book, Lady and the book, The Lady and the Unicorn EpubI've always wondered about the intricate process of creating a tapestry and in this book I felt like the author had taken me by the hand and patiently brought the creation of six tapestries to life for me drawing me into the world of fifteen's century Paris and Brussels A


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