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Piano Stories

Author: Felisberto Hernández; Luis Harss
Publisher: New York : New Directions, 2014.
Series: New Directions paperbook, NDP1275
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a collection of classic stories by the Uruguayan author, exploring the distortions of memory and the obssessions that can take over everyday life.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Felisberto Hernández; Luis Harss
ISBN: 9780811221801 0811221806
OCLC Number: 829988874
Description: xxii, 262 pages ; 21 cm
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.
Series Title: New Directions paperbook, NDP1275
Other Titles: Nadie encendia las lamparas.
Responsibility: Felisberto Hernández ; preface by Italo Calvino ; introduction by Francine Prose ; translated by Luis Harss.

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Presents a collection of classic stories by the Uruguayan author, exploring the distortions of memory and the obssessions that can take over everyday life.

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