Zama

Zama

Book - 2016
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"Takes place in the last decade of the eighteenth century and describes the solitary, suspended existence of Don Diego de Zama, a highly placed servant of the Spanish crown who has been posted to Asunción, the capital of remote Paraguay. Eaten up by pride, lust, petty grudges, and paranoid fantasies, Don Diego does as little as he possibly can while plotting an eventual transfer to Buenos Aires, where everything about his hopeless existence will, he is confident, be miraculously transformed and made good."--
Publisher: New York : New York Review Books, [2016]
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781590177174
1590177177
Branch Call Number: FIC DIBENED 2016
Characteristics: xx, 201 pages ; 20 cm
Additional Contributors: Allen, Esther 1962-

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empbee
Mar 31, 2018

Nice writing.

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440044Ma
Jan 27, 2018

A great writer we should know about, an article by J.M. Coetzee:
http://www.nybooks.com/articles/2017/01/19/antonio-di-benedetto-great-writer/

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mclarjh
Jul 22, 2017

Terrific mood.

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