WorldCat Identities

Jacobs, Bárbara 1947-

Overview
Works: 38 works in 224 publications in 4 languages and 2,068 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories, Mexican  Epistolary fiction  Juvenile works  Essays  Short stories  Autobiographical fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Translator
Classifications: PQ7298.2.A33, 863
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Antología del cuento triste by Augusto Monterroso( Book )

26 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories from world literature with a sad theme or quality
Doce cuentos en contra by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

20 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vida con mi amigo by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juego limpio : ensayos y apostillas by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Antología de ensayos escritos a lo largo de 20 años. Aquí están: el 'Manipulador Leonard Woolf' (editor de los diarios de la Woolf); 'Un signo de puntuación' (exprese la coma riendo como si sonriera); y 'El primer recuerdo de un escritor' (citas de autores que hablan de sus primeros recuerdos). Como Monterroso, el tono es humorístico y la intención didáctica"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Los mejores cuentos mexicanos by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adiós humanidad by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atormentados by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

9 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol dice y otros textos by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lunas by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Dueña del Hotel Poe by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book travels from conventional narrative to metaliterature. The story begins with a brief novel within the novel; it is followed by various essay-style texts and fragments of a personal diary that allow us to guess at the personality of their author, the owner of the Hotel Poe. She is planning the hotel's anniversary party and sends out email invitations. Her correspondents reply and the novel turns into epistolary fiction/nonfiction. Meanwhile there are interruptions in the voice of an amanuensis, who is not fond of the author's manuscript ..."--Cataloger's summary
Florencia y Ruiseñor by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dead leaves by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

31 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las siete fugas de Saab, alias el Rizos by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antología del cuento triste by Augusto Monterroso( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nin reír : la risa a lo largo de la historia, la ciencia, el arte, mi vida y la literatura by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antología del cuento triste( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La buena compañía by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listen to my heartbeat by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leer, escribir by Bárbara Jacobs( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Leer, escribir es una compilación de textos misceláneos, cuya idea original parte de las colaboraciones de Bárbara Jacobs en la revista Armas y Letras de la UANL, donde publica, desde enero de 2008, la columna A la letra."--Page [143]
Escrito en el tiempo by Bárbara Jacobs( )

4 editions published in 1985 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Juego limpio : ensayos y apostillas
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Juego limpio : ensayos y apostillasLos mejores cuentos mexicanosAdiós humanidadFlorencia y RuiseñorThe dead leavesAntología del cuento tristeDos libros
Alternative Names
Bárbara Jacobs Mexican writer, poet, essayist and translator

Bárbara Jacobs mexikanische Schriftstellerin

Bárbara Jacobs schrijfster uit Mexico

Jacobs, Barbara

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