Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Horacio Quiroga, (Salto, – Buenos Aires, ) Narrador uruguayo radicado en Argentina, considerado uno de los. INTERTEXTUALITIES IN HORACIO QUIROGA’S. EL ALMOHAD6N DE conflicts and tensions in the intertext of EI almohadon de plumas that enhance the. Esto es un cortometraje y adaptacion del cuento El almohadón de plumas del escritor Horacio Quiroga. Producción: Taller de FotoPeriodismo – Puerto Rico.
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Angelica Perez Pasten rated it liked it May 25, If not, who is this translation credited to? The daily fluffing of the pillow without a doubt had slowed its progress at first, but ever since the young woman stopped moving the sucking went at a dizzying speed.
Walter Oswaldo rated it liked it Dec 05, That was the last day that Alicia was able to raise herself up. Open Preview See a Problem? The parasites that live on birds, usually very small, manage to grow to an enormous size under certain conditions. Among her most enduring hallucinations was an anthropoid ape on the rug, resting upon its knuckles with its eyes fixed onto hers.
El almohadón de plumas / The Feather Pillow – Translated Works of Horacio Quiroga
Fiore rated it liked it Nov 24, Sabrina Teruel rated it liked it Apr 19, You are commenting using your Twitter account. Return to Book Page. This site almouadon cookies. The young girl, with her eyes excessively hooracio, did nothing but look back and forth at the carpet to both sides of her bedhead. Inside, the shining glacier of stucco, the tall walls without the slightest feature affirmed the sensation of bleak coldness.
El Almohadón de Plumas
The servant lifted it up but immediately let it fall and stood looking down at it, pale and shaking. Nonetheless, she loved him dearly. The following morning she awoke faint and without spirit. Want to Read saving….
Later she lost consciousness. Alicia stopped fainting but she continued to move visibly towards death. In her final two days she rambled incessantly in a qyiroga voice. Bueno rated it liked it Sep 29, Abigail rated it liked it Apr 18, The bite was barely perceptible. Alicia was fading away in a sub delirious state from the anemia, worse in the afternoon but that always let up in the early hours.
Joel rated it liked it Feb 15, Notify me of new comments via email. Most thorough and appreciated.
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It was not strange then that she grew thin. During the day her sickness never advanced, but each morning she woke up livid, in and out of consciousness. One night she suddenly transfixed her gaze. The top feathers flew into the air, and the servant let hlracio a scream of horror with her mouth wide open, her hands flying up to both sides of her face.
The following day Alicia continued to get worse. All the lights remained mournfully on in the room and in the living room. She could barely move her head.
Lily rated it liked it Oct 21, Email required Address never made public. Your translation does bring that Poe-esque quality to the story. Then her cries ceased, and she stood awhile with her head hidden against his neck, unmoving, wordless.
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