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Pope alexander vi is determined to execute him after realizing that the painting contains clues to a baffling and blasphemous message that he is driven to decode. Henry james called it an illustrious invalid while aldous huxley called it the saddest work of art in the world. A curated wine and beer list show affordable, boutique selections intended to make the market by day and the supper by night a daily, weekly, or monthly habit. Oct 20, 2015 the mosttalkedabout international bestseller of the year. The piece in question, obviously, is the magnificent cenacolo. The secret supper is characterized by its foundation, which consists of sierras careful, almost obsessive, research concerning the painting of the last supper by leonardo da vinci. Post navigation secret book reports the scene at the last supper when the apostle john lies upon jesuss breast. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone. The book of the secret supper cena secreta, also known as interrogatio iohannis the questions of john, the book of john the evangelist and the gospel of the secret supper.
Alberto manguel a plausible and intriguing story about the beliefs of medieval cathars, whose faith included secret teachings allegedly confided to the most beloved companions of jesusmary magdalene and john the. A sharply intelligent and intimate debut novel about a secret society of hungry young women who meet after dark and feast to reclaim their appetitesand their physical spacesthat posits the question. Tightly paced and atmospheric, the secret supper is a dazzling historical thriller with a unique vision of both leonardo da vincis genius and his masterpiece which you. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that. Javier sierra, whose works have been translated into forty languages, is the author of the lost angel, the lady in blue, and the new york times bestselling novel the secret supper. The secret supper by javier sierra, alberto manguel kirkus. As always, i love working with companies and brands locally and beyond that help represent the beauty of the evening we intended to capture. It has been variably titled in translations as the book of john the evangelist and the secret supper cena secreta. The secret supper club published as the girls guide to love and supper clubs in the usa is dana bates debut novel. Leonardo is completing his painting, the last supper. Those unfamiliar with the history of the catholic church may face a bit of a learning curve, as many of the key themes center on the symbolic rites and history of the roman catholic church, and im sure noncatholics will find some of the heretical notions addressed here less. Once upon a time, staying in was the new going out. Following the astounding success of last years event, we are excited to announce our 2nd secret supper, this time taking place around the beating heart of the finance district and colmore row, birmingham. The listing, the secret supper book by javier sierra has ended.
Rogue chefs and underground restaurants in warehouses, townhouses, open fields, and everywhere in between. The secret supper by javier sierra, alberto manguel. Its traditionally eaten during the holiday season, but your book club discussion of the secret supper is indeed a special occasion. The secret supper the book of john the evangelist archive notes the interrogatio iohannis the questions of john is one of the most important extant cathar scriptures and a major addition to the known johannine literature. The secret supper is filled with fascinating historical facts, such as how friday the th became known as an ominous day and that aside from being an artist, leonardo da vinci also invented mechanical devices. We personally assess every books quality and offer rare, outofprint treasures. Share with the group what you found to be the most interesting nonfiction fact, and why.
This scripture preserves a work from the johannine tradition the tradition of john the beloved, a work with possible first source in an early period of classical gnosticism though the surviving versions certainly suggest. Tightly paced and atmospheric, the secret supper is a dazzling historical thriller with a unique vision of both leonardo da vincis genius and his masterpiece which you will never look at in the same way again. Talulas daily secret supper club restaurant philadelphia. Leonardos masterwork the last supper has become the 15th centurys zapruder film. The secret supper is a bit more challenging than your typical novel. If youre ordering the duck, orders close at 4pm tomorrow monday due to lead times for ingredients. He was sent by alejandro vi who had heard that da vinci was painting the twelve apostles without their halo of sanctity, that the chalice was missing, and that leonardo had painted himself in the. Secret suppers are long table gatherings complete with fresh seasonal fare, beautiful surroundings, and great company. Set in the late 15th century, sierras first book translated into english revolves around a papal inquisitors investigation into leonardo da vincis.
Reservations can be rare and book rapidly at this secret, handcrafted supper club brought to you by stephen starr and aimee olexy. Hence the works alternative title, the secret supper. One of the most accomplished authors on the spanish literary scene, sierra studied journalism at the complutense university of madrid. Now, its all about going out to stay in, in a welcoming home environment for a supper club. The book of the secret supper was a bogomil apocryphal text from bulgaria, possibly based on a now lost paulician treatise, which also became an important cathar scripture. Leonardo da vinci is completing his masterpiece, the last supper.61 179 1423 585 1442 511 1449 498 1402 1294 298 139 334 74 907 1142 123 1069 629 920 96 1350 1173 266 414 1084 1293 759 822 463 60 1296 472 1123 1414