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No signposts in the sea

Vita Sackville-West

No signposts in the sea

by Vita Sackville-West

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Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English


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StatementV. Sackville-West.
The Physical Object
Pagination(n.p.)
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Open LibraryOL20136730M

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A slight little thing, more novella than novel, No signposts in the sea strives very hard to achieve memorability, but just about reaches mediocrity. There are flashes of beauty in the prose, but they don't make up for the deficiencies of characterisation and plot/5.

While NO SIGNPOSTS IN THE SEA is cleverly constructed, it is ultimately too sentimental, too Hollywood-ish, and too marked by class prejudices to rate as good literature.

I would call it light-weight romance by a woman who should have been capable of much better/5(10). From the Doubleday edition of No Signposts in the Sea by Vita Sackville-West: In this brilliantly fashioned short novel by Vita Sackville-West, one of the most distinguished of British writers, a famous journalist accompanies an attractive widow on a leisurely voyage and discovers the raptures and torments of an apparently unrequited n: A short, philosophical novel built around some of the problems raised by the known imminence of his death, as Edmund Carr, faced with the fact of a maximum of four months of life, chooses to spend them on a tropical cruise on which Laura Drysdale has booked passage.

A commentator and journalist of note, Carr is a bachelor. His admiration of Laura has been unexpressed. Download PDF No Signposts In The Sea book No signposts in the sea book free. No Signposts In The Sea available for download and read online in other formats.

No signposts in the sea. [V Sackville-West] -- This haunting, elegiac tale about the secret love of a man destined shortly to die, was published in.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages ; 20 cm. Series Title: Virago modern classics. Responsibility: V. Sackville-West. aesthetic pure aesthetic and pinpoint craftsmanship is remarkable feature of the author vita sackville- west.

title of the novel/no signpost in the sea/suggests the purposeless and idylic life in the sea. perhaps there has never been any purpose or "signpost" in nar 9/10(64). No Signposts in the Sea was Sackville-West's last novel. It was written over two different sea cruises she took with her husband Harold Nicholson.

Like Edmund, Vita was preoccupied with death on these cruises. She was ill with the as yet undiagnosed cancer /5(9). Book Club Discussion Guide No Signposts in the Sea by Vita Sackville-West Edmund Carr is at sea in more ways than one.

An eminent journalist and self-made man, he has recently discovered that he has only a short time to live. Leaving his job on a Fleet Street paper, he takes a passage on a cruise shipFile Size: KB. No Signposts in the Sea by Vita Sackville-West () This is Vita Sackville’s West’s last novel, and it is everything that a last novel should be.

It speaks of a life drawing to a close, it is elegiac and it is haunting. No Signpost In The Sea Hardcover – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover, January 1, "Please retry" — — — Hardcover from $ Manufacturer: Double Day/MIRA.

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No Signposts in the Sea (Paperback) Published by Virago Press Limited Alt Cover for ISBN #Paperback, pagesAuthor: Vita Sackville-West. No Signposts in the Sea was Sackville-West's last novel. It was written over two different sea cruises she took with her husband Harold Nicholson. Like Edmund, Vita was preoccupied with death on these cruises.

She was ill with the as yet undiagnosed cancer which would kill her a year later/5(9). No Signposts in the Sea: A Novel by V. Sackville-West Edition: First Edition Book condition: Good Condition Jacket condition: Fair Book Description.

No Signposts in the Sea is a book where very little happens but it’s an absorbing study of emotions sharpened by the knowledge that life is finite. Edmund has to decide in the end whether he should take the risk of telling Laura of his love.

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