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Onetti, Juan Carlos 1909-1994

Overview
Works: 439 works in 2,155 publications in 9 languages and 27,368 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography 
Roles: Interviewee, Author of introduction, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Honoree
Classifications: PQ8519.O59, 863
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Juan Carlos Onetti, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Juan Carlos Onetti
El astillero by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
175 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With all the enthusiasm of a man condemned to be hanged, Larsen takes up his new post. Like the other workers at the shipyard, he routinely goes through the motions. Every so often, his sense of reality is shaken by a tremor of self-deception, and then it is possible to believe that the yard's glory is not just a thing of the past.--[publisher's description]
Juntacadáveres by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
116 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La vida breve by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
90 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dissatisfied advertising copywriter in his forties discards his personal possessions, history, and rational consciousness and indulges in fantasy after fantasy in search of one moment of psychic weightlessness
Cuentos completos by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
93 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brief life by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
10 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written in 1950, A Brief Life is the first novel to feature Onetti's mythical town of Santa Maria. Brausen lives with his wife who has undergone major breast cancer surgery. To compensate for his physical void Brausen imagines stories of Santa Maria and of a doctor named Diaz Grey
Cuando ya no importe by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
45 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Relato de contrabandistas misteriosos que viven una aventura que Onetti describe con humor y con ternura ..."--P. [4] of cover
The shipyard by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
7 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With all the enthusiasm of a man condemned to be hanged, Larsen takes up his new post. Like the other workers at the shipyard, he routinely goes through the motions. Every so often, his sense of reality is shaken by a tremor of self-deception, and then it is possible to believe that the yard's glory is not just a thing of the past.--[publisher's description]
Tierra de nadie by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
55 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Los adioses by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
72 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man arrives in a mountain community and refuses to assimilate into life at the sanatorium. His only income and contact with the outside world is through two letters which he recieves every month
Body snatcher by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dejemos hablar al viento by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
67 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in Spanish and Italian and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tan triste como ella y otros cuentos by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
46 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Para esta noche by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
55 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Para una tumba sin nombre by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
41 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jorge Malabia está a punto de atravesar la difícil frontera que separa la juventud del mundo adulto. Consciente de la mediocridad de la sociedad y del alto precio que tendrá que pagar por ingresar en sus filas, Malabia se resiste con todas sus fuerzas a aceptar las convenciones. Sin embargo, sus ideales de justicia se verán ensombrecidos por su relación con Rita, una mujer madura y desamparada con la que ejercerá un velado proxenetismo. Obsesionada con el sexo y temerosa de perder su poder de seducción sobre los hombres, Rita será incapaz de apartarse de su verdugo
Cuando entonces by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
30 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La muerte y la niña by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
30 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El doctor Díaz Grey lleva muchos años ejerciendo su profesión en la ciudad de Santa María. Su vida perfectamente anodina esconde, sin embargo, un pasado turbador, del que sólo se conservan las fotografías de una niña, desde su nacimiento hasta los tres años, tomadas por el propio Díaz Grey. Esta historia se entrecruza con la de Augusto Goerdel, encarnación del mal y portador de la muerte. Goerdel, protegido por el padre Bergner, está dispuesto a destruir a todo aquel que se atreva a atacarlo
Obras completas by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
30 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La novia robada y otros cuentos by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
40 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Let the wind speak by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Medina lives, "across the river from Santa Maria, a town he is not allowed to enter and the he therefore wishes to destroy."
El pozo by Juan Carlos Onetti ( Book )
37 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dólter, Johnny 1909-1994
J. C. O 1909-1994
J. C. O. (Juan Carlos Onetti), 1909-1994
O, J. C. 1909-1994
O., J. C. (Juan Carlos Onetti), 1909-1994
Onetti.
Onetti, J. C.
Onetti, J. C. 1909-1994
Onetti, J. C. (Juan Carlos), 1909-1994
Onetti, J. Carlos.
Onetti, J. Carlos 1909-
Onetti, J. Carlos (Juan Carlos), 1909-
Onetti, Juan C. 1909-
Onetti, Juan C. 1909-1994
Onetti, Juan C. (Juan Carlos), 1909-
Onetti, Juan Carlos
Onetti, Khuan Karlos 1909-1994
Periquito 1909-1994 el aguador
Periquito, el aguador, 1909-1994
Ramos, H. C. 1909-1994
Онетти, Хуан Карлос 1909-1994
オネッティ
オネッティ, フアン・カルロス
Languages
Spanish (1,031)
English (53)
Italian (13)
Portuguese (6)
Catalan (6)
French (5)
Chinese (1)
Japanese (1)
Esperanto (1)
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