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Onetti, Juan Carlos 1909-1994

Overview
Works: 480 works in 2,231 publications in 13 languages and 28,467 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Independent films  Short films  Novels  Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator, Creator, zxx, Honoree
Classifications: PQ8519.O59, 863
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The shipyard by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

126 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With all the enthusiasm of a man condemned to be hanged, Larsen takes up his new post. Like the other workers at the shipyard, he routinely goes through the motions. Every so often, his sense of reality is shaken by a tremor of self-deception, and then it is possible to believe that the yard's glory is not just a thing of the past.--[publisher's description]
A brief life by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

81 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in 1950, A Brief Life is the first novel to feature Onetti's mythical town of Santa Maria. Brausen lives with his wife who has undergone major breast cancer surgery. To compensate for his physical void Brausen imagines stories of Santa Maria and of a doctor named Diaz Grey
Juntacadáveres by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

155 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belletristik : Uruguay/Santá Maria ; Mann - Liebe
Cuentos completos by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

111 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuando ya no importe by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

65 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bush's affecting translation of Onetti's last novel (Cuando ya no me importe) immediately draws one into the world of a narrator so desperate for a job that he'll take absolutely anything: 'There is no crust of bread too stale for me.' Information about Onetti and the role of the imaginary Santamaría in his work would have been helpful"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Let the wind speak by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

48 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medina lives, "across the river from Santa Maria, a town he is not allowed to enter and the he therefore wishes to destroy."
Tierra de nadie by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

65 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With the existential concern that has dominated his work and with the intention of breaking down even the minimum perceptions, Juan Carlos Onetti writes this urban story in which the characters and the city are treated as if they devour each other and form a single indivisible object. The pure present, no traces of the past and glimpses of the future, and action, almost always trivial, characterize these characters circulating in the city that absorbs their desires and frustrations"--Goodreads
Los adioses by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

76 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man arrives in a mountain community and refuses to assimilate into life at the sanatorium. His only income and contact with the outside world is through two letters which he recieves every month
Body snatcher by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

10 editions published between 1976 and 1992 in English and Polish and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Para una tumba sin nombre by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

51 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jorge Malabia está a punto de atravesar la difícil frontera que separa la juventud del mundo adulto. Consciente de la mediocridad de la sociedad y del alto precio que tendrá que pagar por ingresar en sus filas, Malabia se resiste con todas sus fuerzas a aceptar las convenciones. Sin embargo, sus ideales de justicia se verán ensombrecidos por su relación con Rita, una mujer madura y desamparada con la que ejercerá un velado proxenetismo. Obsesionada con el sexo y temerosa de perder su poder de seducción sobre los hombres, Rita será incapaz de apartarse de su verdugo
Para esta noche by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

68 editions published between 1942 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Para esta noche es una novela que hilvana con maestría situaciones y personajes verídicos en una trama atravesada por elementos fantásticos. Partiendo de un hecho real, que le narraron dos anarquistas que lograron huir de la España franquista, Onetti construye una historia tensa en la que un hombre y una niña deben escapar juntos a través de una ciudad extraña# En su huida de la represión, pesan los muertos que se van acumulando en su conciencia. Octavio Paz dijo: Onetti es uno de los grandes escritores de nuestra lengua
Tan triste como ella y otros cuentos by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

44 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuando entonces by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

41 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El pozo by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

43 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in Spanish and German and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eladio Linacero, un antihéroe existencial, agotado por su toma de conciencia del envilecimiento de la existencia humana y de la inutilidad de todo intento de comunicación, intenta liberarse de su tedio cotidiano a través de la ficción... La escritura de un sueño ubicado en Canadá es la válvula de escape que le permite construir una nueva realidad a su medida porque el protagonista busca "hacer algo distinto. Algo mejor que las cosas que me sucedieron. Me gustaría escribir la historia de un alma, de ella sola, sin los sucesos en que tuvo que mezclarse..."
La novia robada y otros cuentos by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

53 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obras completas by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

26 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El pozo ; Para una tumba sin nombre by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

22 editions published between 1977 and 1990 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El pozo, Onetti's first novel, is considered a forerunner of Latin American magic realism, with its emphasis on an existentialist style
Tiempo de abrazar : y los cuentos de 1933 a 1950 by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

26 editions published between 1943 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confesiones de un lector by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

12 editions published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Edición de artículos periodísticos del escritor uruguayo compilados por su hijo, el periodista Jorge Onetti, muestran al Onetti lector en sus reflexiones sobre los libros que admiraba y que le interesaban leer. Este volumen agrega una dimensión más al perfil del admirado escritor uruguayo"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Novelas cortas completas by Juan Carlos Onetti( Book )

12 editions published between 1968 and 1976 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Cuentos completos
Alternative Names
Dólter, Johnny

Dólter, Johnny 1909-1994

Ioannes Carolus Onetti

J. C. O 1909-1994

J. C. O. (Juan Carlos Onetti)

J. C. O. (Juan Carlos Onetti), 1909-1994

Juan Carlos Onetti auteur uruguayen

Juan Carlos Onetti Borges

Juan Carlos Onetti pisarz urugwajski

Juan Carlos Onetti schrijver uit Uruguay (1909-1994)

Juan Carlos Onetti scrittore uruguaiano

Juan Carlos Onetti Uruguayan author

Juan Carlos Onetti Uruguayan novenlist

Juan Carlos Onetti uruguayansk bibliotekar og skribent

Juan Carlos Onetti uruguayischer Schriftsteller

Juan Carlos Onetti uruguayský spisovatel

O, J. C. 1909-1994

O., J. C. (Juan Carlos Onetti)

O., J. C. (Juan Carlos Onetti), 1909-1994

Onetti.

Onetti, J. C.

Onetti, J. C. 1909-1994

Onetti, J. C. (Juan Carlos)

Onetti, J. C. (Juan Carlos), 1909-1994

Onetti, J. Carlos.

Onetti, J. Carlos 1909-

Onetti, J. Carlos (Juan Carlos), 1909-

Onetti, Juan C. 1909-

Onetti, Juan C. 1909-1994

Onetti, Juan C. (Juan Carlos), 1909-

Onetti, Juan Carlos

Onetti, Khuan Karlos 1909-1994

Periquito 1909-1994 el aguador

Periquito, el aguador

Periquito, el aguador, 1909-1994

Ramos, H. C.

Ramos, H. C. 1909-1994

Онетти, Хуан Карлос

Онетти, Хуан Карлос 1909-1994

אונטי, חואן קרלוס

חואן קרלוס אונטי

خوان كارلوس أونيتي

خوان کارلوس اونتی نویسنده و کتابدار اهل اوروگوئه

ഹുവാൻ കാർലോസ് ഒനെറ്റി

오네띠, 후안 까를로스 1909-1994

오네티, 후안 카를로스 1909-1994

후안 카를로스 오네티

オネッティ

オネッティ, フアン・カルロス

フアン・カルロス・オネッティ

胡安·卡洛斯·奥内蒂

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A brief lifeJuntacadáveresCuentos completosCuando ya no importeLet the wind speakTierra de nadieLos adiosesPara esta noche