Julio Cortázar

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Julio Cortázar

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born
in Ixelles, Belgium
August 26, 1914

died
February 12, 1984

gender
male

genre

influences


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Julio Cortázar, born Julio Florencio Cortázar Descotte, was an Argentine author of novels and short stories. He influenced an entire generation of Latin American writers from Mexico to Argentina, and most of his best-known work was written in France, where he established himself in 1951.


Average rating: 4.25 · 54,061 ratings · 2,570 reviews · 306 distinct works · Similar authors
Hopscotch
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4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 12,929 ratings — published 1963 — 6 editions
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Bestiario
4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 5,568 ratings — published 1951 — 41 editions
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Cronopios and Famas
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4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 5,622 ratings — published 1962 — 62 editions
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Blow-Up and Other Stories
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4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 3,621 ratings — published 1959 — 12 editions
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Todos los fuegos el fuego
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4.3 of 5 stars 4.30 avg rating — 3,120 ratings — published 1966 — 45 editions
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Cuentos completos 1
4.61 of 5 stars 4.61 avg rating — 2,454 ratings — published 1996 — 16 editions
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Final del juego
4.34 of 5 stars 4.34 avg rating — 2,076 ratings — published 1956 — 33 editions
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La autopista del sur y otro...
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4.42 of 5 stars 4.42 avg rating — 1,637 ratings — published 1966 — 12 editions
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Las armas secretas
4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 1,427 ratings — published 1971 — 34 editions
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62: A Model Kit
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4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 1,076 ratings — published 1968 — 29 editions
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More books by Julio Cortázar…
“Come sleep with me: We won't make Love,Love will make us.”
Julio Cortázar

“Andábamos sin buscarnos, pero sabiendo que andábamos para encontrarnos”
Julio Cortázar, Rayuela

“Creo que todos tenemos un poco de esa bella locura que nos mantiene andando cuando todo alrededor es tan insanamente cuerdo.”
Julio Cortázar

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