Leonardo's Horse

Leonardo's Horse

By: R.M. Berry (author)Paperback

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On May 2, 1519 at the Clos Luc in Amboise, Leonardo is dying. He no longer cares about art or science. He wants only to answer a simple question about his life: why did he abandon his colossal equestrian statue in Milan? Meanwhile, R-, a 20th century historian writing a novel about Leonardo, meditates upon the same question in the midst of an apocalyptic traffic jam, as military helicopters fill the air with tear gas, AIDS demonstrators run amok, and a hospital evacuates its patients onto a nearby sidewalk. Berry's stupendous novel is a fitting response to the close of a century obsessed with the "end of history." This book is a big masterpiece of a kind rarely dared in the contemporary novel.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781573660310
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 350
  • ID: 9781573660310
  • ISBN10: 1573660310

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