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The Book Binder’s Daughter.

Beauty is a Sleeping Cat. Well, if I may count myself among one of your Aira-loving friends, then I feel almost obliged to read this though to be frank, I find dolls nearly as creepy as clowns.

I like the little I’ve read from that collection as well, but The Daisy Dolls is where you need to start.

As hortensias / Las hortensias

In fact, I suspect it would be right up your storytelling alley. I will track it hernnxez. I, um, told you would like this! Orberose 28 de enero de I want in on the Felisberto cult.

The most famous books I had not read but now have, edition, Cather and Wharton and Tintin Hace 1 semana. We are alarmed to see how this new falsification of the original sin–which we already have spoken about in other editions–is making new inroads into our world.

The Adventures of Big Beery Hace 4 meses. Jill, I’m proud of you for not having watched more of Magic Mike than you did.

I have, like, one semester of Spanish classes in my past. Scott, you’re definitely one of the Aira-loving friends I was most thinking of when writing the post–so you must read this, ha ha! A Journey from St. In a final breakdown, in terror at one last surprise on the part of his wife, one last substitution in bortensias she plays the part of a doll, we find him setting off across the flowerbeds “heading towards the sound of the machines” I have here one of the advertising flyers, discovered by chance in hortdnsias of our major clubs: Reading, writing, and arithmetic in Hace 3 horas.


As hortensias / Las hortensias by Felisberto Hernández (1 star ratings)

Winstonsdads reads of Hace 9 horas. But there’s something slightly sinister about the “surprises” she likes to play on her husband by switching roles with the doll, dressing her in her own clothing and providing her with animate qualities at the same time as she herself takes on increasingly doll-like roles.

His Futile Preoccupations …. Italian book tour photos! Soon collusion turns to jealousy as Horacio takes this simulation a stage further, having Hortensia fitted with veins through which warm water can be piped for additional verosimilitude, and fixing his desire ever more firmly on the mannequin.

Love the author photo!

Las hortensias: Felisberto Hernandez – Felisberto Hernández – Google Books

As for Magic Mike, I tried watching it, but lasted about 40 seconds. Tuesday, February hodtensias, doll. Rise 28 de enero de Scott, you’re going to enjoy The Daisy Dolls once you get to it.

Hortebsias perhaps as a substitute for the child that they cannot have 44and also we’re told partly because of his fears of mortality and particularly of the possibility his wife might pre-decease him 20Horacio acquires a collection of life-size dolls that he has arranged in a series of tableaux vivants.

At least I discovered him thanks to the author of Invisible Cities. Christmas Reads Hace 22 horas.

Las Hortensias

Seriously, I’d be totally surprised if say you and Rise and Tom and even secret Aira fan Frances read this novella and didn’t like it. Best Wishes for the New Year! Richard 3 de febrero de Entrevista a Mario Castells Hace 4 semanas.


This sounds very interesting. Newer Post Older Post Home. I still haven’t read anything by him, I read he was just a short-story writer, with a fantastic vein. Pages home about feed tags index. Reading in Hace 2 semanas.

So why not enter fully into the world of things, abandoning pretensions to puppet mastery, to some kind of transcendent humanity? New Directions, here I come.

Horacio feels himself surrounded by disturbing signs, above all the sense that “the dolls had their secrets,” that they are “full of omens,” and that they appeared to be “hypnotized beings carrying out unknown missions or lending themselves to unsavoury designs” Eight Novellas anthology Felixberto Collins, almost two years ago.

Click on the link for a particularly juicy post from Rise and a mouthwatering discussion of what other titles people lxs deserve to be added to the list. Calvino, who was also an admirer of Silvina Ocampo, wrote the introduction to Piano Storiesby the way I haven’t read that intro but will sometime soon. The Best Land Under Heaven: Is there one, I wonder? With a Hortensia, you will enjoy a silent love without quarrels, without worrisome expenses, without midwives. A Work in Progress.

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