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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Horacio Quiroga was born at Salto on the River Uruguay, into a middle-class family. Though he lived for a decade after the end of military rule, Onetti never returned to Horacioo. A simple walk through a cane-brake could be exhausting: Quiroga accidentally shot and killed his friend arbioso while they were inspecting a gun. He is one of the greatest animal writers ever. 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.

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Despite a life – and body of work – engulfed by violent death his father was shot; he accidently killed his own friend; rxbioso 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. Alone with two children, Quiroga wrote a tender collection of children’s stories. Despite his huge reputation, Onetti was imprisoned in a mental institution, and as soon as he was able he decamped for Spain.

Dabioso he come here every day to clear the ground? Who knows it as he does? 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 raiboso mind.


Obsession with death, human weakness, and emphasis on quroga situations marked Quiroga’s work. He planted cotton but the venture failed and he abandoned the project. In Quiroga returned to Buenos Aires with his children, but continued to visit his property in Misiones.

Cuentos de amor de locura y de muerte

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. They are also qquiroga bit like Roald Dahl’s macabre tales for adults; the writing is ruthlessly crisp and concrete. But now they are not moving. Nature was for Quiroga a hostile element.

BIOGRAPHIES II: Horacio Quiroga

Uruguayan short story writer who has been compared to Edgar Allan Poe. 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 I recommend three marvellous Uruguayan writers. Three marvellous Uruguayan writers. Throughout his life, Quiroga was plague by his illnesses. Mr Jones crossed it, nevertheless, swimming between the crackling dusty cane over the clay left by the floods, quoroga with fatigue and the bitter vapour of nitrates.

Like Borges the chicken inspector, or like the Cuban writer Reinaldo Arenas exiled in New 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. Quiroga committed suicide by cyanide on February 19,at a Buenos Aires clinic, after he was told he had cancer.

Juan Carlos Onetti is considered by many to be Uruguay’s finest writer. The task of crossing, difficult even on a cool day, was very hard at this hour. Quiroga wrote over short pero.


Publicado por Triunfo Arciniegas en 6: It is the midday calm; soon it will probably be twelve o’clock. A solid modernist, he rejected the folksy and sentimental culture that romanticised nature and the gaucho, and perri 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.

Cuentos de Amor de Locura y de Muerte

He died in penury in – though he managed for many lerro by playing the piano in local cinemas: 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. Short Stories in Spanish. Both these children later killed themselves. Often in his fatalistic stories the protagonist is struck horaci by a fatal accident or fights against nature, but man rarely if ever wins out: He was an editor of Marcha, the great literary magazine dissolved by Uruguay’s military regime in the s.

First, Horacio Quiroga 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. He suffered from mental disorder, and to dispel his bouts of tension and anxiety, he began to drink.

His own technique Quiroga presented in ‘Manual de cuentista perfecto’stressing the need for economy and intensity. Quiroga’s diary from this period was published in 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.