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Ruleta rusa y otros cuentos

Pere Calders (author)

Ruleta rusa y otros cuentos

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Title
Ruleta rusa y otros cuentos
Author
Pere Calders
Language
Spanish
Publisher
Barcelona: Anagrama, 1985
287 p.
ISBN
84-339-1706-4

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About Pere Calders

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Pere Calders i Rossinyol (Catalan pronunciation: [ˈpeɾə kəlˈdes]; 29 September 1912 – 21 July 1994) was a Catalan writer and cartoonist.

Biography

He became known at the beginning of the 1930s for his drawings, articles and stories which were published in newspapers and magazines. At twenty-four, he published his first books: the collection of stories El primer arlequí (The first harlequin), and the brief novel La glòria del doctor Larén (Doctor Laren's glory). Exiled in Mexico for twenty-three years, along with his brother-in-law (the writer Avel·lí Artís Gener "Tísner"), he composed his most critically well-received works, in particular the short stories Cròniques de la veritat oculta (Chronicles of the hidden truth, 1955) and Gent de l'alta vall (People of the high valley, 19…Read more on Wikipedia