Editions for The Feather Pillow / El almohadón de plumas: (Kindle Edition), (), (), (Paperback by Horacio Quiroga First published July 10th Horacio Quiroga () is regarded as one of the originators of Latin America’s short story. El almohadón de plumas. El almohadón de plumas. Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Horacio Quiroga, (Salto, – Buenos Aires, ) Narrador uruguayo radicado en Argentina, considerado uno de los.

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Courtney rated it liked it Nov 01, Hljo rated it liked it Jul 17, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Walter Oswaldo rated it liked it Dec 05, Inside, the shining glacier of stucco, the tall walls without the slightest feature affirmed the sensation of bleak coldness.

That qiroga the last day that Alicia was able to raise herself up.

Refresh and try again. He walked back and forth between the far away walls for hours without stopping, insatiable in his perseverance. Your translation does bring that Poe-esque quality to the story. I really appreciate you taking your time in translating this amazing story. Books by Horacio Quiroga. She looked indifferently from one side to the other. Jordan lifted it up; it was extraordinarily heavy. By the third day this sinking sensation never left her.


Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Rina rated it liked it Sep 30, During the day her sickness never advanced, but each morning she woke up livid, in and out of consciousness. Lists with This Book. The parasites that live on birds, usually very small, manage to grow to an enormous size under certain conditions.

Jordan ran into the room. She came down with a slight attack of influenza that dragged on insidiously for days and days; Alicia never seemed to recover.

El almohadón de plumas

Finally one day she managed to make it to the garden supported against the arm of her husband. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. M Fowler rated it liked it Mar 27, If not, who is this translation credited to? Then her cries ceased, and she stood awhile with her head hidden against his neck, unmoving, wordless. Roberto Montesinos Marin rated it liked it Feb 27, After a moment she opened her mouth to scream, and her nostrils and lips pearled in sweat. Skip to content Stephen Mc.

Mina rated it liked it Dec 21, Carmen rated it liked it Feb 19, Nonetheless, she loved him dearly.

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One night she suddenly transfixed her gaze. Lily rated it liked it Oct 21, Alicia was fading away in a sub delirious state from the anemia, worse in almoohadon afternoon but that always let up in the early hours. Fiore rated it liked it Nov 24, Published first published July 10th They brought it with them and over the dining room table Jordan gashed open the pillow cover.


She looked at the carpet, returned her gaze to him and after a long pause of frightened confrontation, she grew calm. He also excelled in portraying mental illness and hallucinatory almohaon. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The servant, returning alone to the room after stripping the bed, looked at the pillow for a moment in surprise.

The young girl, with her eyes excessively open, did nothing but look back and forth at the carpet to both sides of her bedhead.

Horacio Silvestre Quiroga Forteza was an Uruguayan playwright, poet, and above all short story writer. She could barely move her head. Dec 16, Natasha P. Notify me of new comments via email.

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