‘I have a more or less irresistible passion for books.’
Vincent van Gogh was driven by his passion for art, for God and for books.
Go on a voyage of discovery into Vincent’s life and read about his favorite writers and most loved books. Discover the connections between his own work and the writers who have inspired him so strongly.
A compelling book where the reader is taken into Vincent’s literary world. A world that shows the author flawlessly. Vincent fed his enormous hunger for reading and irresistible urge to gain knowledge about many subjects. In the letters to Theo, quoted in the book, he writes a lot about the books he read.