Looking for a Bluebird
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Looking for a Bluebird

4.4 of 5 stars 4.40  ·  rating details  ·  10 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Paperback, 220 pages
Published 1948 by Penguin Books (first published 1944)
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Tom Hughes
A sweet and great book. Wechsberg was a fabulous writer, a real star at the New Yorker, and these are his reminiscences from his years as a wandering musician in Central Europe and on cruise ships between the wars. It's beautiful and also heart-wrenching, what he describes was all swept away.
Ferdinand Jacquemort
Joseph Wechsberg. Mares azul cielo, cielos azul mar

Joseph Wechsberg tocaba el violín. Dos hechos: tocaba el violín y abandonó Checoslovaquia. No cuando la intentaron abandonar todos, allá por los años sesenta. No, él era anterior a todo aquello. La abandonó, se nos antoja ahora, porque no tenía mar. O buscando un pájaro azul, como el título (bellísimo) de su libro. En todo caso fue a parar a Francia. Pero aquello era solo algo transitorio. Un punto de partida más. Lo que le esperaba realmente er...more
Una auténtica delicia.
Una lectura feliz y divertida.
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