The White Road: Journey into an Obsession
An intimate narrative history of porcelain, structured around five journeys through landscapes where porcelain was dreamed about, fired, refined, collected, and coveted.
Extraordinary new nonfiction, a gripping blend of history and memoir, by the author of the award-winning and bestselling international sensation, The Hare with the Amber Eyes.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lesleynicol - LibraryThing
Another book in my library that remains unfinished, I so enjoyed the authors previous book "The Hare with Amber Eyes" and expected a story about people associated with the history of porcelain. I was disappointed. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - bostonian71 - LibraryThing
Not as cohesive as De Waal's previous book, "The Hare with the Amber Eyes". That memoir had the advantage of having concrete things (his family and the netsuke they owned) to tie everything together ... Read full review