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The King Comes near his Temple is comprised of two novels that mirror each other, interacting in an extraordinary way. Originally published in 1975, this book completed the trilogy that also includes Se est haciendo tarde (final en laguna) and Crculo vicioso. Steeped in the daily particularities of its time, The King Comes near his Temple confirms Jos Agustn as one of the ...more
Paperback, 207 pages
Published January 1st 2011 by Random House Mondadori (first published 2008)
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Jorge Greenwood
Oct 02, 2016 Jorge Greenwood rated it it was ok
El peor de lo que he leido de José Agustín, se siente como una excusa de pensamientos pubertos, todo es inconsecuente a final de cuentas, las historias tanto de Salvador como de Ernesto se sienten vagas, pese a que la inicial de Ernesto parecía conducir a algo, sin embargo el personaje de Salvador se siente incongruente entre el inicio y el final, como si al final lo hubieran hecho un perdedor, solo para que Ernesto pudiera tirar su berrinche... En fin, alguna vez alguien me dijo que José ...more
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Un libro con una forma de narrar muy diferente a lo común, muy a lo Agustín. Aun así, es bastante interesante porque con eso mismo nos lleva al México de ese entonces, y se siente bastante honesto y bien hecho. Si le das una oportunidad te gustará.
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José Agustín Ramírez Gómez is a Mexican novelist.

Agustin's first novel, La Tumba (The Tomb) was the brief but provocative story of a Mexican upperclass teen, deemed indecent by the public but gathering praise from older writers. This and his most famous work, De Perfil (Profile view), a fast and detailed view of three days in the main character's life, show stylistic similarities to James Joyce's
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