Anaconda y otros cuentos de la selva
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Anaconda y otros cuentos de la selva

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Con la publicación de este libro (1921), Horacio Quiroga alcanzó gran repercusión entre la crítica y el público continental. Los cuentos aquí reunidos —aparecidos originalmente en publicaciones porteñas en los años anteriores— dan cuenta de un amplio periodo de su experiencia narrativa y vital: los primeros años en Buenos Aires, el deslumbramiento por la cinematografía, su...more
Paperback, 143 pages
Published July 1st 2005 by Vicens Vives (first published January 2003)
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Horacio Silvestre Quiroga Forteza was an Uruguayan playwright, poet, and (above all) short story writer.

He wrote stories which, in their jungle settings, use the supernatural and the bizarre to show the struggle of man and animal to survive. He also excelled in portraying mental illness and hallucinatory states. His influence can be seen in the Latin American magic realism of Gabriel García Márque...more
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