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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Publicado por Triunfo Arciniegas en 6: It is the midday calm; soon it will probably be twelve o’clock. 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.

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He died in penury in – though he managed for many years by playing the piano in local cinemas: The task of crossing, difficult even on a cool day, was very hard at this hour.

A solid modernist, he rejected the folksy and sentimental culture that romanticised nature and the gaucho, and his eloquent le of urban despair is so well turned that it remains vibrant and readable quirogq see The Pit QuartetThe Shipyard and A Brief Life both Serpent’s Tail.

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. First, Horacio Quiroga 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.


Quiroga committed suicide by cyanide on February 19,at a Buenos Aires clinic, after he was told he had cancer. 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. I recommend three marvellous Uruguayan writers.

In Paris he fell under the influence of the French symbolist movement and the works of Poe, although he also quirogq extensively Chekhov and de Maupassant.

BIOGRAPHIES II: Horacio Quiroga

They are also a bit like Roald Dahl’s macabre tales for adults; the writing is ruthlessly crisp and concrete. Doesn’t he come here every day to clear the ground? Short Stories in Spanish.

Both these children later killed themselves. He suffered from mental disorder, and to dispel his bouts of tension and anxiety, he began to drink. He planted cotton but the venture failed and he abandoned the project. But now they are not moving. Though he lived for a decade after the end of military rule, Onetti never returned to Montevideo. Uruguayan short story writer who has been compared to Edgar Allan Poe. His own technique Quiroga presented in ‘Manual de cuentista perfecto’stressing the need for economy and intensity.


Despite his huge reputation, Onetti was imprisoned in a mental institution, and as soon as he was able he decamped for Spain.

Often in his fatalistic stories the protagonist is horxcio down by a fatal accident or fights against nature, but man rarely if ever wins out: His creatures are weird, savage and utterly inexpungeable from the mind. In ‘El hombre muerto’ The Dead Man a man falls on a machete knife, he is horscio, time stops, and he watches his surroundings rabikso heightened senses. With his family Quiroga moved to San Ignacio, Misiones. 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 A simple walk through a cane-brake could be exhausting: Horacio Quiroga was born at Salto on the River Uruguay, into a middle-class family.

He is a writer’s writer, not bothered by the need to create convincing plot, character, suspense or intrigue; an early story has among its characters an infinite horizontal line and a circumference that rolls along it. Isn’t this banana plantation his plantation?

Three marvellous Uruguayan writers. Quiroga’s diary from this period was published in Juan Carlos Onetti is considered by many to be Uruguay’s finest writer.