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Saer, Juan José 1937-2005

Overview
Works: 159 works in 793 publications in 10 languages and 8,224 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Interviews  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Narrator
Classifications: PQ7797.S22435, 863
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Most widely held works by Juan José Saer
The witness by Juan José Saer ( Book )
63 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In de 16e eeuw kijkt een oude Spanjaard terug op zijn langdurig verblijf bij een mensenetende stam Indiërs, waar hij na een scheepsramp terecht was gekomen
Scars by Juan José Saer ( Book )
30 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Juan José Saer's Scars explores a crime committed by Luis Fiore, a thirty-nine-year-old laborer who shot his wife twice in the face with a shotgun; or, rather, it explores the circumstances of four characters who have some connection to the crime: a young reporter, Ángel, who lives with his mother and works the courthouse beat; a dissolute attorney who clings to life only for his nightly baccarat game; a misanthropic and dwindling judge who's creating a superfluous translation of The Picture of Dorian Gray; and, finally, Luis Fiore himself, who, on May Day, went duck hunting with his wife, daughter, and a bottle of gin."--P. [4] of cover
La ocasión by Juan José Saer ( Book )
41 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Italian magician exposed as a charlatan flees to Argentina where he marries a woman eager to help him experiment in telepathy. Unfortunately marriage chores and a pregnancy get in the way
Nobody nothing never by Juan José Saer ( Book )
31 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the banks of Argentina's Rio Parana a horse-killer is on the loose and a man and a woman try to protect a horse from him. Set during a time of political oppression, the novel looks at the anti-social behavior engendered by suspicion. By the author of The Witness
The investigation by Juan José Saer ( Book )
42 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Con gran maestría narrativa la novela integra varios relatos en otro, mayor, que les sirve de marco. En base a la estructura del diálogo lleva a cabo indagaciones diversas que prolongan la tradición iniciada por Poe y que relaciona la actividad detectivesca con la lectura"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
El limonero real : novela by Juan José Saer ( Book )
33 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La grande by Juan José Saer ( Book )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Grande--Saer's final novel, which is also a fantastic entry-point to his world--centers around two related stories: that of Gutiérrez, his sudden departure from Argentina thirty years before, and his equally mysterious return; and that of "precisionism," a literary movement founded by a rather dangerous fraud
The sixty-five years of Washington by Juan José Saer ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wealthy, elegant, educated man returns to the seaside Argentinean city of Santa Fe and befriends a newcomer to the area and the two men's lives take drastically different paths that lead them both back to the same point
Cuentos completos, 1957-2000 by Juan José Saer ( Book )
25 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las nubes by Juan José Saer ( Book )
24 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unidad de lugar by Juan José Saer ( Book )
18 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in Spanish and French and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La mayor by Juan José Saer ( Book )
21 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El Concepto de ficción by Juan José Saer ( Book )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Glosa by Juan José Saer ( Book )
19 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in Spanish and Italian and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lugar by Juan José Saer ( Book )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Spanish and Italian and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La caja de la escritura : diálogos con narradores y críticos argentinos ( Book )
9 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La vuelta completa by Juan José Saer ( Book )
14 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lo imborrable by Juan José Saer ( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una literatura sin atributos by Juan José Saer ( Book )
11 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in Spanish and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Responso by Juan José Saer ( Book )
14 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Saer, Juan J.
Saer, Juan J. 1937-2005
Saer, Juan José
Saer, Juan José 1937-
サエール, フアン・ホセ
Languages
Spanish (455)
English (20)
French (19)
Italian (10)
German (4)
Romanian (2)
Greek, Modern (1)
Hebrew (1)
Dutch (1)
Czech (1)
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