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The Adventures and Misadventures of Maqroll (New York Review Books Classics)

by Alvaro Mutis

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by NYRB Classics .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Translations into English,
  • Mutis, Alvaro,
  • Spanish Novel And Short Story,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • European - Spanish & Portuguese,
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Fiction/Literature

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsEdith Grossman (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages768
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8420469M
    ISBN 100940322919
    ISBN 109780940322912

    Maqroll is the perfect companion: he goes everywhere, knows many remarkable and delightful people in every spot, and speaks with wisdom, joy, and sadness all at once. Each sentence is a gem: taken together, they create a world that transports the reader into a The New York Review Books edition of The Adventures and Misadventures of Maqroll is ideal - in addition to all seven novellas published together in English for the first time as one book, also included is an informative introductory essay written by Francisco

    Lore has it that my college buddy Chad McCracken showed up freshman year toting three well-thumbed books: a King James Bible, The Portable Nietzsche, and the Advanced Dungeons & Dragons Players two decades later, and more or less out of the blue, Chad sent me a copy of Álvaro Mutis’ The Adventures and Misadventures of Maqroll, a fat, tiny-typed collection of The Adventures and Misadventures of Maqroll has ratings and reviews. Fionnuala said: I usually tell people that I met Maqroll the ‘Gaviero’ for. Spanish Empresas y Tribulaciones de Maqroll el Gaviero) is a compilation of novellas by Colombian author Álvaro Mutis. First published as a ://

    Published by Harper Perennial in pages. Very light shelfwear to cover, otherwise NEW. Quality Books. Because We Care - Shipped from Canada. Usually ships within business days. If you buy this book from us, we will donate a book to a local school. We don+ books to local schools every year. Seller Inventory # RC The Adventures and Misadventures of Maqroll. Maqroll the Gaviero is the titular hero of this collection of stories by Columbian writer Álvaro Mutis. In one story, The Snow of the Admiral, Maqroll is referred to as, “ a hostage of the void.” He’s a hero who returns from all of his escapades with Pyrrhic ://


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