The Death of Spring by Silvio J. Caputo

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Written in English

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  • Historical fiction,
  • Historical - General,
  • Fiction / Historical,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Historical

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9691421M
ISBN 10142572356X
ISBN 109781425723569

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Written over a period of twenty years—after Rodoreda was forced into exile following the Spanish Civi War— Death in Spring  is musical and rhythmic, and truly the work of a writer at the height of her powers. Translated from the Catalan by Martha Tennent. Death in Spring is as perfect and complete as a fugue, and one of those books (pace Flannery O'Connor) that would take every word of itself to paraphrase: the imagery is simply too integrated, the language too reverberant, the structure too exquisitely intricate.

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