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AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Surrealista pero muy cuerdo. This book is for you! If I were asked what this book is about, I will be able to do no more than pxlinuro like a six month old. For this reason, I think twenty years from now I’ll be able to say it was one of the fundamental books of my life. Read more Read less. The titular character is, at times, both narrator and subject sometimes he narrates about himself in the third person —a medical student in passionate love with his cousin E Del Paso favours the maximal form— Palinuro of Mexico and News From the Empire are sprawling imaginative playgrounds, concerned with the seemingly limitless possibilities of the human mind to transcend anything with everything.

This was over the top excellent – it mixes tall tale with myth with history with offbeat yet deep pieces of trivia; all of this collages together into a dense encyclopedic feat of literature. Dde of Mexicolikewise, is our navigator through this ambitious book. Ostensibly, it is all these things, and a million more you can think up if you do the decent thing and read this exasperating Mexican palinnuro tomorrow. There were a few occasions when I felt like I was dragging my feet through sand, when a chapter began to look longer than eternity.

There’s a litany of medical terms and body parts. View all 3 comments. Probably aplinuro of the best treasures Dalkey has published over the years – I am serious, folx! But if the unabashedly brazen Palinurl mimicry detracts, at times, in this plotless wander wonderland, then the sheer schism of concepts provides the gravitational pull. This challenging and rewarding novel has much bigger things on its mind.


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I told her it was either Renaissance or 18th Century literature and had nil to do with Boom. Five stars for Don Prospero’s obsession.

Hey, i’m looking for some contact with Fernando del Paso, ‘cos i wonder if he could give us a speech, or something in the Medicine School at Mmexico, Mexico, may you please helpe me? Flaubert read the A surrealistic maelstrom in PoMo: Learn more about Amazon Prime.

Contentos, felices, dolientes, amargados. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. And many thanks to the Loch Ness monster’s neighbor for bringing a terrific book to my attention yet again. He shows me ontology, colours, associations, angles, symphonies, and arrangements which are crazy-original.

Palinuro de México

Published by Alfaguara first published If only I were not such a literalist perhaps I too could have gone beyond my single pentagram. Keith Mano and Felipe Alfau fans – where are you? Five stars for Aunt Luisa’s Mexifo love. Five stars for the house in Holiday Square and the world around it.

Palinuro de México by Fernando del Paso

Just offstage is the Tlatelolco massacre. Don’t read it looking to get somewhere or to finish. Thus, Maria Anna was simultaneously his aunt and grandmother and Margaret of Austria, Maria Anna’s mother, fe both his grandmother and great-grandmother.

Carlos II was thus: Just, no more lists of things. O con el cuerpo limpio y la conciencia sucia. Oct 02, Nathan “N. The chapters of the book narrating Palinuro’s life and lineage are essentially a great exercise on language embroidery, and are filled w Somewhere in the review section for this book I read something along the lines of “Del Paso is the greatest writer alive because he can elongate the phrase ‘Palinuro is such a badass, he knows everything there is to know about medicine and besides he’s fucking his cousin’ for pages”.


Jul 12, Cristina rated it it was amazing. Gracias, Fernando del Paso, vive por siempre, es todo lo que te pido. But for now, a needy Warholic is looking for my time. It has the charm of fairy tales and prince ss stories without being one such story itself. I love it from the first moment, but also know that if this wants to really earn that Alright, time to dive into my first meganovel of Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. A beautiful torrent of language, like Joyce on E, a young man in Mexico in love with his cousin. They discuss their cocks. I stole the above from Nathan’s review who pinched it from Cervantes who purloined such from Pierre Menard, that sneaky bastard.

It’s a solid testament to the richness and power of imagination and the ability of fiction to stretch the reality to that which lies beyond the physical world and the conscious mind. Para ejemplo, una preciosidad de texto: Of a broken self splintering into a thousand mirrored and mirroring shards.

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Bizarre, but a great read. Books by Fernando del Paso.