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Author Hernández, Felisberto.

Title Piano stories / Felisberto Hernández ; translated from the Spanish by Luis Harss ; with a preface by Francine Prose and an introduction by Italo Calvino.

Publication Info. New York : New Directions, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC HERNANDEZ,F    Available
Description xxii, 262 pages ; 21 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Contents How not to explain my sotries -- Just before falling asleep -- The stray horse -- No one had lit a lamp -- The balcony -- The usher -- Except Julia -- The woman who looked like me -- My first concert -- The dark dining room -- The green heart -- "Lovebird" furniture -- The two stories -- The daisy dolls -- The flooded house.
Summary Presents a collection of classic stories by the Uruguayan author, exploring the distortions of memory and the obssessions that can take over everyday life.
Added Author Harss, Luis, 1936- translator.
Added Title Nadie encendia las lamparas. English
ISBN 9780811221801 (acid-free paper)
0811221806 (acid-free paper)

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