The Book of Disquiet (Serpent's Tail Classics)

  • ISBN-13: 9781846687358
  • Author: Fernando Pessoa
  • Publisher: Serpent's Tail
  • Publication date: 2011-01-18
  • Edition: Main
  • Language: English
  • Pages: 272
  • $16.54

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"Readers with a particular interest in modernism will find this work indispensable."—Publishers Weekly"Pessoa's amazing personality is as beguiling and mysterious as his unique poetic output."—William BoydA self-deprecating reflection on the sheer distance between the loftiness of feelings and the humdrum reality of life, The Book of Disquiet is a classic of existentialist literature.Fernando Pessoa, one of the founders of modernism, was born in Lisbon in 1888. Most of Pessoa's writing was not published during his lifetime: The Book of Disquiet was first published in Portugal in 1982.

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