The Rule of Four

The Rule of Four

Downloadable Audiobook - 2011
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Two Princeton students are a hairsbreadth from solving the mysteries of the Hypnerotomachia Poliphili. As the deadline lurks, they find a diary that shows proof that the location of a hidden crypt has been ciphered within the pages of the obscure Renaissance text. The two friends delve into the bizarre world of the Hypnerotomachia, until a longtime student of the book is murdered.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books ; [2011]
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781449888565
Branch Call Number: FICTION Cal
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (13 hr.)) : digital


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Mar 18, 2014

One word. Tedius. Read the Wikipedia entry on the medieval text "Hypnerotomachia Poliphili" if that's what you are after. If you want dream sequences, James Joyce's "Ulysses" is a much more interesting selection. Likewise, Proust. Unless for some reason you are intensely interested in the Princeton University campus infrastructure, save your time, skip "The Rule of Four". Not recommended.


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