By Edmund de Waal
Nenhuma das 264 miniaturas japonesas entalhadas em madeira e marfim period maior que uma caixa de fósforos. Edmund de Waal ficou fascinado ao encontrar essa coleção em Tóquio, no apartamento de seu tio-avô, Ignace. Mais tarde, quando Edmund herdou os netsuquês, eles revelaram uma história muito mais ampla que ele imaginara...
De um florescente império em Odessa até a Paris do fin-de-siècle, da Viena ocupada à Tóquio contemporânea, Edmund de Waal refaz, ao longo do conturbado século XX, a jornada de uma coleção de miniaturas japonesas através de gerações de sua notável família.
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A lebre com olhos de âmbar (Portuguese Edition) by Edmund de Waal