Stawrberry wrote: lu:ka wrote:
Sean of the Dead wrote:
I have "The Little Prince" in about 10 different languages, and I think it's a great book to learn a language with. Not the most practical for everyday stuff, but pretty easy and an interesting story.
I have it in Italian, French, English, German, Spanish, Portuguese and Greek whenever I go abroad I buy a copy of it in the local language, the only place where I couldn't find it is Amstrdam
so no Dutch copy (yet
How about this
I actually thought about buying it on the Net... but buying it in a real bookshop it's a good reason to go back in Amsterdam
... ... ... it's curious how when I was there (between 26th and 30th December 2009) every single bookshop I visited just had no copy of it
Glory is like a circle in the water,
Which never ceaseth to enlarge itself,
Till by broad spreading it disperses to naught.
William Shakespeare, First part of King Henry the Sixth, Act I. Scene II.
Half of what I say is meaningless; but I say it so that the other half may reach you.
Gibran Khalil Gibran, Sand and Foam