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The Autumn of the Patriarch - Gabriel García Márquez
The Autumn of the Patriarch
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One of Gabriel García Márquez's most intricate and ambitious works, The Autumn of the Patriarch is a brilliant tale of a Caribbean tyrant and the corruption of power. From charity to deceit, benevolence to violence, fear of God to extreme cruelty, the dictator of The Autumn of the Patriarch... show more
One of Gabriel García Márquez's most intricate and ambitious works, The Autumn of the Patriarch is a brilliant tale of a Caribbean tyrant and the corruption of power. From charity to deceit, benevolence to violence, fear of God to extreme cruelty, the dictator of The Autumn of the Patriarch embodies the best and the worst of human nature. Gabriel García Márquez, the renowned master of magical realism, vividly portrays the dying tyrant caught in the prison of his own dictator-ship. Employing an innovative, dreamlike style, and overflowing with symbolic descriptions, the novel transports the reader to a world that is at once fanciful and real.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780060882860 (0060882867)
Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classics
Pages no: 280
Edition language: English
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Marlena23
Marlena23 rated it
5.0 Jesień patriarchy
Zdecydowanie jest to moja ulubiona książka Marqueza. Fascynująca pod względem budowy - składa się ze zdań wielokrotnie złożonych, sprawiających wrażenie potoku myśli - nie tylko tytułowego patriarchy, bo głos udzielany jest tu nawet z pozoru nieistotnym postaciom, wplata się pojedyncze zdania, w któ...
Calyre
Calyre rated it
2.0 The Autumn of the Patriarch
...le général Narciso Lopez s'est enfoncé dans le cul une charge de dynamite......merde alors, comment est-il possible que cet Indien puisse écrire une chose aussi belle avec la main qui lui sert à se torcher le cul...
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