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Danubian Imaginary in the Prose of Sadoveanu

Elena Golovanova
Last modified: 2016-06-01


Hunter and fisherman, for reasons of introverted personality and not necessarily apostolic ones, Mihail Sadoveanu consecrated to water and, especially, to marshes of the Danube Delta, numerous descriptive pages. It is not forced to identify a true “Book of Waters” throughout this epic universe that is a pretext which unleashes a gorgeous and enchanting imaginary.