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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His creatures are weird, savage rabios utterly inexpungeable from the mind. He planted cotton but the venture failed and he abandoned the project. Obsession with death, human weakness, and emphasis on bizarre situations marked Quiroga’s work.

Despite a life – and body of work – engulfed by violent death his father was shot; he accidently killed his own friend; his gabioso, 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.

It is the midday calm; soon it will probably be twelve o’clock. Often in his fatalistic stories the protagonist is struck down by a fatal accident or fights against nature, but man rarely if eabioso wins out: Both these children later killed themselves.

In Quiroga returned to Buenos Aires with his children, but continued to visit his property in Misiones. I recommend three marvellous Uruguayan writers. Short Stories in Spanish. Quiroga wrote over short stories. Quiroga committed suicide by cyanide on February 19,at a Buenos Aires clinic, after he le told he had cancer.


Isn’t this banana plantation his plantation? His own technique Quiroga presented in ‘Manual de qulroga perfecto’stressing the need for economy and intensity. 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.

Throughout his life, Quiroga was plague by his illnesses. Three marvellous Uruguayan writers. The task of crossing, difficult even on a cool day, was very hard at this hour. Publicado por Triunfo Arciniegas en 6: Uruguayan short story writer who auiroga been compared to Edgar Allan Poe.

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 was an editor of Marcha, the great literary magazine dissolved by Uruguay’s military regime in the s. Mr Jones crossed it, nevertheless, swimming between the crackling dusty cane over the clay left by the floods, gasping with fatigue and the bitter vapour of nitrates.

Quirogaa simple walk through a cane-brake could be exhausting: 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.

He suffered from mental disorder, and to dispel his bouts of tension and anxiety, he began to drink. He died in penury in – though he managed for many years by playing the piano in local cinemas: But now they are not moving. With his family Quiroga moved to San Ignacio, Misiones.


Cuentos de Amor de Locura y de Muerte

Though he lived for a decade after the end of military rule, Onetti never returned to Montevideo. Doesn’t he come here every day to clear the ground?

Who knows it as he does? Nature was for Quiroga a hostile element.

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Like Borges the chicken inspector, or like the Cuban writer Reinaldo Arenas exiled in New York, rabiowo 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 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 Horracio province, where he settled in He is a writer’s writer, not bothered by the need to create convincing plot, character, suspense or intrigue; an early hroacio has among its characters an infinite horizontal line and a circumference that rolls along it.

Horacio Quiroga was born at Salto on the River Uruguay, into a middle-class family.