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Debolsillo Mi pais inventado

  • By Isabel Allende
  • Price: £9.25
  • ISBN: 9788483462041
  • Availability: Out of stock - expected on 14/05/2021 if you order today

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Amor por Chile y una gran nostalgia son el origen de este libro. La presencia continuada del pasado, el sentimiento de verse ausente de la patria, la melancolía por la dicha perdida, la conciencia de haber sido peregrina y forastera: en este libro Isabel Allende recoge toda la emoción que esto conlleva, y nos la transmite con inteligencia y humor.

Tamizado por la mirada y los recuerdos de la autora, Chile deviene un país real y fantástico a la vez: una tierra estoica y hospitalaria, de hombres machistas y mujeres fuertes y apegadas a la tierra. Pero, sobre todo, es el escenario de su niñez: evocados con gracia, cobran aquí vida de nuevo su original familia, la casa de los abuelos, el ceremonial de las comidas, las historias de infidelidades... y los espirítus que siempre le han acompañado.

En el libro, Isabel Allende vuelca todos sus sentimientos para recrear dos historias enlazadas, la de su país y la propia, con un tono intimista, de confesión autobiográfica y poética.

A love of Chile and a great nostalgia forms the origin of this book. The continued presence of the past, the feeling of being absent form your homeland, the melancholy for said absence, the awareness of being a pilgrim and an outsider: in this book Isabel Allende draws on all the emotion that is inside her and conveys it with intelligence and humour.

Through the memories of the author, Chile becomes both a real and fantastical country at the same time: a stoic and hospitable land, full of chauvinist males and strong females all devoted to the land. Above all however, it is a scene of her childhood: evoked with grace, starting out a new life with her family, her Grandparents house, the ceremony of mealtimes, the stories of unfaithfulness.....and the spirits that have always accompanied her.

In this book, Isabel Allende combines all her feelings to recreate 2 intertwined stories, that of her country and that of her own, in an intimate tone, in an autobiographical and p

Title details

Series Debolsillo Title Mi pais inventado
Subject Spanish Language Spanish
Market Adolescent/Adult Level Fluent/native speakers
Publication Date February 2004 Authors Isabel Allende
Binding Paperback Pages 224
Size(mm) 13x19 Weight (gms) 161
ESB Code 26361 ISBN 9788483462041
Inspection Copy No Delivery Out of stock - expected on 14/05/2021 if you order today
  Price £9.25


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