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Aridjis, Homero

Overview
Works: 207 works in 683 publications in 5 languages and 9,658 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Religious fiction  Poetry  Love stories  Short stories, Mexican  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Compiler, Honoree, Translator, Editor, Other, Recipient
Classifications: PQ7297.A8365, 863
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Homero Aridjis
1492 : the life and times of Juan Cabezón of Castile by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and Hebrew and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A best seller in Latin America in the 1980s, this novel of life in fifteenth-century Spain depicts a world in which both the Moors and the Jews are under attack. This is the formative period of the phenomenon known today as Crypto-Judaism, and Aridjis_s widely praised book, now available for the first time in an American paperback edition, will find a broad audience among readers fascinated by this aspect of Jewish history
The Lord of the last days : visions of the year 1000 by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 10th Century Spain, the conflict between Christians and Moors through the eyes of twin brothers. Born to a caliph and his concubine, the boys' paths divide in childhood--one to become a Christian monk, the other a Saracen warrior--then come together in a battle on opposing sides. By the author of 1492
Memorias del Nuevo Mundo by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
23 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seis poetas latinoamericanos de hoy by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
5 editions published in 1972 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1492 : vida y tiempos de Juan Cabezón de Castilla by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
27 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En quién piensas cuando haces el amor? by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Una novela cuasi apocalíptica, posterior al fin de milenio, en la que se profetizan los males que ocurrirán a un mítica Ciudad Moctezuma, metáfora futura de la actual ciudad de México, escenario de frecuentes desastres ecológicos y capital del fin de la era del Quinto Sol"--Page 4 of cover
La leyenda de los soles by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Los espacios azules. Blue spaces; selected poems of Homero Aridjis by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sicarios by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a country where the line between good and evil is blurred, where the authorities are feared even more than the criminals, a journalist is going through a veritable living hell: his life is threatened, his wife kidnapped, he is witness to the worst possible atrocities, pursued by the bodyguards sworn to protect him. The only thing that is certain in a life of uncertainties is the absolute possibility of a violent death, mutilated by those who know him best. No one is guilty or innocent there are no angels, only criminals in the making. Murderers are the kings of the streets; gender and social status are irrelevant. Trust no one, not even yourself
Perséfone by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1985 in Spanish and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El hombre que amaba el Sol by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tomás gives himself the name "Tonatiuh," based on the Aztec word for "sun," as he responds to the desire to experience life that feels like a burning disk in his chest and immerses himself in a world of ancient knowledge and powerful light
Antología poética : 1960-1994 by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El Señor de los últimos días : visiones del año mil by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gran teatro del fin del mundo by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
14 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in Spanish and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ajedrez--Navegaciones by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 1984 in Spanish and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Persephone by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exaltation of light by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La santa muerte : sexteto del amor, las mujeres, los perros y la muerte by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These six stories about love, women, dogs and death unite drug traffickers, politicians, delinquents, businessmen and policemen that share one trait: they all render homage to Death, to a violent death, so that it protects them from their enemies and grant them power, impunity, and money. In El perro de los ninos de la calle, a dog narrates the life of his master. In La calle de las vidrieras, an old Dutch man takes a walk through the red light district of Amsterdam to solicit the services of a woman behind a window for the last sexual encounter of his life
Los espacios azules by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
9 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tiempo de ángeles = A time of angels by Homero Aridjis ( Book )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Este libro es un testimonio del reino intangible de lo angélico en medio de las ruinas milenaristas. El poeta da fe del silencio elocuente de los ángeles como un signo de esperanza y atisba su presencia como la promesa de una luz perdurable. Esta fábula está acompañada en la presente edición de una iconografía que realza el carácter contemplativo y ensoñador de los poemas de Aridjis (1940)
 
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Alternative Names
Aridjis, Homero, 1940-
Aritzēs, Omero
Aritzis, Omero.
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