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By Karl Ove Knausgaard

ISBN-10: 098003308X

ISBN-13: 9780980033083

within the 16th century, Antinous Bellori, a boy of 11, is misplaced in a gloomy wooded area and stumbles upon gleaming beings, one sporting a spear, the opposite a flaming torch … This occasion is decisive in Bellori’s lifestyles, and he thereafter devotes himself to the pursuit and examine of angels, the intermediaries of the divine. starting within the backyard of Eden and hovering via to the current, A Time for every thing reimagines pivotal encounters among people and angels: the glow of the cherubim gazing over Eden; the profound love among Cain and Abel regardless of their variations; Lot’s disgrace in Sodom; Noah’s isolation prior to the flood; Ezekiel tied to his mattress, prophesying ferociously; the dying of Christ; and the emergence of sensual, mischievous cherubs within the 17th century. Alighting upon those dramatic scenes – from the Bible and past – Knausgaard’s mind's eye takes flight: the result's a stunning exhibit of storytelling at its majestic, spellbinding top. Incorporating and difficult culture, legend, and the Apocrypha, those penetrating glimpses threat chilling questions: can the character of the divine endure switch, and will the immortal perish?

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