Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Horacio Quiroga, (Salto, – Buenos Aires, ) Narrador uruguayo radicado en Argentina, considerado uno de los. INTERTEXTUALITIES IN HORACIO QUIROGA’S. EL ALMOHAD6N DE conflicts and tensions in the intertext of EI almohadon de plumas that enhance the. Esto es un cortometraje y adaptacion del cuento El almohadón de plumas del escritor Horacio Quiroga. Producción: Taller de FotoPeriodismo – Puerto Rico.

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He wrote stories which, in their jungle settings, use the supernatural and the bizarre to show the struggle of man and animal to survive. Published first published July 10th Most thorough and appreciated. Hours would pass without the slightest sound.

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The carpet drowned out his steps. Quirooga one day she managed to make it to the garden supported against the arm of her husband.

Fiore rated it liked it Nov 24, Lizeth Cuevas rated it liked it Apr 26, It was so swollen that its mouth was barely pronounceable. After a moment she opened her mouth to scream, and her nostrils and lips pearled in sweat.


El Almohadón de Plumas

Horacio Silvestre Quiroga Forteza was an Uruguayan playwright, poet, and above all short story writer. Then her cries ceased, and she stood awhile with her head hidden against his neck, unmoving, wordless.

Lists with This Book. The bite was barely perceptible. The house in which they lived had little effect on her shivers. The following day Alicia continued to get worse.

El almohadón de plumas / The Feather Pillow – Translated Works of Horacio Quiroga

There in front of them was a finished life, bleeding out day by day, hour by hour, without even knowing why. During the day her sickness never advanced, but each morning she woke up almohdaon, in and out of consciousness.

Walter Oswaldo rated it liked it Dec 05, Adriana rated it liked it Sep 24, The daily fluffing of the pillow without a doubt had slowed its progress at first, but ever since the young woman stopped moving the sucking went at a dizzying speed. I really appreciate you taking your time in translating this amazing story.

Gino rated it liked it Apr 21, Anemia was diagnosed, completely unexplainable. He, for his part, loved her e without letting it be seen. Want to Read saving….


Editions of The Feather Pillow / El almohadón de plumas by Horacio Quiroga

Return to Book Page. The servant, returning alone to the room after stripping the bed, looked at the pillow for a moment in surprise. Email required Address never ed public.

The top feathers flew into the air, and the servant let out a scream of horror with her mouth wide open, her hands flying up to both sides of her face. Thank you for this translation. You are commenting using your WordPress. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Lily rated it liked it Oct 21, Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here The plkmas returned in vain.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Without knowing why, Jordan felt his hair stand up.