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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He is a writer’s writer, not bothered by the need to create convincing plot, character, suspense or intrigue; an rabiioso story has among its characters an infinite horizontal line and a circumference that rolls along it. Despite a life – and body of work – engulfed by violent death his father was shot; he accidently killed his own friend; his 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.

Nature was for Quiroga a hostile element. Who knows it as he does? A solid modernist, he rejected the folksy and sentimental culture that romanticised nature and the gaucho, and his 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. 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 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.

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With his family Quiroga moved to San Ignacio, Misiones. The task of crossing, difficult even on a cool day, was very hard at this hour. His creatures are weird, savage and utterly inexpungeable from the mind. 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. Isn’t this banana plantation his plantation?


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He suffered from mental disorder, and to dispel his bouts of tension and anxiety, he began to drink. Quiroga accidentally shot and killed his friend in while they were inspecting a gun. Publicado por Triunfo Arciniegas en 6: Quiroga committed suicide by cyanide on February 19,at a Buenos Aires clinic, after he was told he had cancer. Uruguayan short story writer who has been compared to Edgar Allan Poe.

It is the midday calm; soon it will probably be twelve o’clock. Short Stories in Spanish. Mr Jones crossed it, nevertheless, swimming between the crackling dusty cane over the clay rabiodo by the floods, gasping with fatigue and the bitter vapour of horafio.

Doesn’t he come here every day to clear the ground? In Quiroga returned to Buenos Aires with his children, but continued to visit his property in Misiones. But now they are not moving.

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He is one of the greatest animal writers ever. His own technique Quiroga presented in ‘Manual quirogaa cuentista perfecto’stressing the need for economy and intensity.

He planted cotton but the venture failed and he abandoned quifoga project. Quiroga wrote over short stories. 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. 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.


Both these children later killed themselves. Alone with two children, Quiroga wrote a tender collection of children’s stories.

He was an editor of Marcha, the great literary magazine dissolved by Uruguay’s military regime in the s. In ‘El hombre muerto’ The Dead Man a man falls on a machete knife, he is dying, time stops, and peero watches his surroundings with heightened senses. Juan Carlos Onetti is considered by many to be Uruguay’s finest writer. Obsession with death, human weakness, and emphasis on bizarre situations marked Quiroga’s work.

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Quiroga’s diary from this period was published in Though he lived for a decade after the end of military rule, Onetti never returned to Montevideo. Horacio Quiroga was born at Salto on the River Uruguay, into a middle-class family.

They are also a bit like Roald Dahl’s macabre tales for adults; the writing is ruthlessly crisp and concrete. I recommend three marvellous Uruguayan writers.

Despite his huge reputation, Onetti was imprisoned in a mental institution, and as soon as he was able he decamped for Spain. A simple walk through a cane-brake could be exhausting: Throughout his life, Quiroga was plague by his illnesses. Often in his fatalistic rabiosso the protagonist is struck down by a fatal accident or fights against nature, but man rarely if ever wins out: First, Horacio Quiroga eabioso He died in penury in – though he managed for many years by playing the piano in local cinemas: