A giant of Latin American writers, well served by this absorbing translation of some of his most acclaimed works … luminous.

Publishers Weekly

Now in paperback, a superb fiction collection by the great Uruguayan writer: If I hadn’t read the stories of Felisberto Hernández in 1950, I wouldn’t be the writer I am today. – Gabriel García Márquez

Lands of Memory

Fiction by Felisberto Hernández

Translated from the Spanish by Esther Allen

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Paperback (published July 1, 2008)

ISBN
9780811217538
Price US
14.95
Price CN
17
Trim Size
5x8
Page Count
212

A giant of Latin American writers, well served by this absorbing translation of some of his most acclaimed works … luminous.

Publishers Weekly

Hernández’s wispy, impish rhetoric may charm you or leave you scratching your head in wonderment. But his uniquely personal, willfully elusive stories are very much worth reading.

Kirkus Reviews