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Saer, Juan José 1937-2005

Overview
Works: 177 works in 784 publications in 5 languages and 8,077 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Interviews  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Political fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Interviewee
Classifications: PQ7797.S22435, 863
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Most widely held works by Juan José Saer
El entenado by Juan José Saer ( Book )
44 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The witness by Juan José Saer ( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La ocasión by Juan José Saer ( Book )
39 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in Spanish and Italian and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Om magikeren Bianco, der i midten af det 19. århundrede må forlade Frankrig. Han slår sig ned på den argentinske pampa
Scars by Juan José Saer ( Book )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Juan José Saer's Scars explores a crime committed by Luis Fiore, a thirty-nine-year-old laborer who shot his wife twice in the face with a shotgun; or, rather, it explores the circumstances of four characters who have some connection to the crime: a young reporter, Ángel, who lives with his mother and works the courthouse beat; a dissolute attorney who clings to life only for his nightly baccarat game; a misanthropic and dwindling judge who's creating a superfluous translation of The Picture of Dorian Gray; and, finally, Luis Fiore himself, who, on May Day, went duck hunting with his wife, daughter, and a bottle of gin."--P. [4] of cover
The sixty-five years of Washington by Juan José Saer ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wealthy, elegant, educated man returns to the seaside Argentinean city of Santa Fe and befriends a newcomer to the area and the two men's lives take drastically different paths that lead them both back to the same point
La grande by Juan José Saer ( Book )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Grande--Saer's final novel, which is also a fantastic entry-point to his world--centers around two related stories: that of Gutiérrez, his sudden departure from Argentina thirty years before, and his equally mysterious return; and that of "precisionism," a literary movement founded by a rather dangerous fraud
Nadie nada nunca by Juan José Saer ( Book )
27 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El limonero real : novela by Juan José Saer ( Book )
29 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La pesquisa by Juan José Saer ( Book )
36 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Con gran maestría narrativa la novela integra varios relatos en otro, mayor, que les sirve de marco. En base a la estructura del diálogo lleva a cabo indagaciones diversas que prolongan la tradición iniciada por Poe y que relaciona la actividad detectivesca con la lectura"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Cuentos completos, 1957-2000 by Juan José Saer ( Book )
25 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cicatrices by Juan José Saer ( Book )
25 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dans ce roman publié pour la première fois en 1969, Luis Fiore, un ouvrier métallurgiste, assassine sa femme un premier mai. Cet événement relie quatre histoires racontées par les quatre personnages de ce roman : Angel un adolescent livré à lui-même et fou de lecture, un joueur qui perd tout, tout en écrivant des essais, un juge obsédé par les gorilles et Fiore
Las nubes by Juan José Saer ( Book )
24 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nobody nothing never by Juan José Saer ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the banks of Argentina's Rio Parana a horse-killer is on the loose and a man and a woman try to protect a horse from him. Set during a time of political oppression, the novel looks at the anti-social behavior engendered by suspicion. By the author of The Witness
La mayor by Juan José Saer ( Book )
21 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El Concepto de ficción by Juan José Saer ( Book )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Glosa by Juan José Saer ( Book )
19 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in Spanish and Italian and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unidad de lugar by Juan José Saer ( Book )
15 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lugar by Juan José Saer ( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La caja de la escritura : diálogos con narradores y críticos argentinos ( Book )
9 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The event by Juan José Saer ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Italian magician exposed as a charlatan flees to Argentina where he marries a woman eager to help him experiment in telepathy. Unfortunately marriage chores and a pregnancy get in the way
 
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Audience level: 0.80 (from 0.24 for Scars / ... to 0.98 for Zona de pr ...)
Alternative Names
Saer, Juan J.
Saer, Juan J. 1937-2005
Saer, Juan José
Saer, Juan José, 1937-
サエール, フアン・ホセ
Languages
Spanish (404)
English (17)
French (5)
Italian (2)
Hebrew (1)
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