Este libro de cuentos de Horacio Quiroga publicado en , en su primera publicación . 9) El perro rabioso (relato no incluido en siguientes ediciones). probablemente, la obra más difundida y apreciada de Quiroga. cuentos y excluye Los ojos sombríos, El infierno artificial y El perro rabioso. El perro rabioso. Español. Book ID: El perro rabioso. Book cover may Horacio Quiroga (23 books). Wikipedia: See this author on Wikipedia. Report error.

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After Alicia’s death, a servant finds from her pillow a grotesque animal with hairy legs, a parasitic creature, swollen from blood it had sucked from her.

Alone with two children, Quiroga wrote a tender collection of children’s stories. Despite a life – and body of work – engulfed by violent death his father was le he accidently killed his own friend; his stepfather, one of his wives, he himself and then both his children all committed suicideQuiroga is most widely read in Uruguay by children – especially his Cuentos de la Selva, or jungle tales.

He is one of the greatest animal writers ever. The task of crossing, difficult even on qquiroga cool day, was very hard at this hour. It is the midday calm; soon it will quirova be twelve o’clock. He died in penury in – though he managed for many years by playing the piano in local quirogx A solid modernist, he rejected the folksy and sentimental culture that romanticised nature and the gaucho, and his eloquent brand of urban despair is so well turned that it remains vibrant and readable – see The Pit QuartetThe Shipyard and A Brief Life both Serpent’s Tail.

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His own technique Quiroga presented in ‘Manual de cuentista perfecto’stressing the need for economy and intensity. Short Stories in Spanish. Doesn’t he come here every day to clear the ground? But now they are not moving. Quiroga accidentally shot and killed his friend in while they were inspecting a gun.

First, Horacio Quiroga Uruguayan short story writer who has been compared to Edgar Allan Poe. Quiroga’s diary from this period was published in Juan Carlos Onetti is considered by many to be Uruguay’s finest writer. Isn’t this banana plantation his plantation?

With his family Quiroga moved to San Ignacio, Misiones. His creatures are weird, savage and utterly inexpungeable from the mind. Like Borges the chicken inspector, or like the Cuban writer Reinaldo Arenas exiled in Ep York, this most distinguished citizen and former director of the national library worked in a lowly capacity in his adopted country – as a doorman and a waiter. Often in his fatalistic stories the protagonist is struck down by a fatal accident or fights against nature, but man rarely if ever wins out: Quiroga wrote over short stories.

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A simple walk through a cane-brake quiiroga be exhausting: In Paris he fell under the influence of the French symbolist movement and the works of Poe, although he also read extensively Chekhov and de Maupassant. Nature was for Quiroga a hostile element. Obsession with death, human weakness, and emphasis on bizarre situations marked Quiroga’s work. Though he lived for a decade quiiroga the end of military rule, Onetti never returned to Montevideo.

Quiroga committed suicide by cyanide on February 19,at a Buenos Aires clinic, after he was told he had cancer. Despite his huge reputation, Onetti was imprisoned in a mental institution, and as soon as he was able he decamped for Spain.


He is a writer’s writer, not bothered by the need to create convincing plot, character, suspense or intrigue; an early story has among its characters an infinite horizontal line and a circumference that rolls along it. He spent years creating his own system of shorthand, with the result that some of his work – and this would have delighted him – has never been deciphered. I recommend three marvellous Uruguayan writers.

Three marvellous Uruguayan writers.

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Quiroga became enchanted by the wild region and he spent the larger part of his life in remote jungle regions, first not in Misiones, but in Chano province, where he settled in Publicado por Triunfo Arciniegas en 6: Throughout his life, Quiroga was plague by his illnesses. Both these children later killed themselves.

He was an editor of Marcha, the great literary magazine dissolved by Uruguay’s military regime in the s.

In Quiroga returned to Buenos Aires with his children, but continued to visit his hlracio in Misiones. Mr Jones crossed it, nevertheless, swimming between the crackling dusty cane over the clay left by the floods, gasping with fatigue and the bitter vapour of nitrates.

In ‘El hombre muerto’ The Dead Man a man falls on a machete knife, he is dying, time stops, and he watches his surroundings with heightened senses.