It’s difficult to be modern about the charm of these brief portraits… Delicious, slyly ironic… A delightful volume.

—Michael Dirda, Washington Post Book World

An affectionate and very funny gallery of twenty great world authors from the pen of the most subtle and gifted writer in contemporary Spanish literature (The Boston Globe)

Written Lives

Nonfiction by Javier Marías

Your Independent Bookstore Barnes & Noble

Paperback (published February 1, 2006)

ISBN
9780811216890
Price US
14.95
Price CN
20
Trim Size
5x8
Page Count
208

Clothbound (published February 1, 2006)

ISBN
9780811216111
Price US
22.95
Trim Size
5x8
Page Count
208

Ebook (published February 1, 2006)

ISBN
9780811219365
Price US
14.95
Page Count
208

Javier Marías

Contemporary Spanish novelist

It’s difficult to be modern about the charm of these brief portraits… Delicious, slyly ironic… A delightful volume.

—Michael Dirda, Washington Post Book World