62: A Model Kit

62: A Model Kit

Julio Cortazar, Gregory Rabassa


First released in English in 1972 and lengthy out of print, 62: A version Kit is Julio Cortázar's exceptional, complex blueprint for all times within the so-called "City."

As one of many major characters, the highbrow Juan, places it: to at least one individual the town may perhaps seem as Paris, to a different it would be the place one is going once you have away from bed in Barcelona; to a different it may possibly look as a lager corridor in Oslo. This cityscape, as Carlos Fuentes describes it, "seems drawn up by means of the Marx Brothers with an support from Bela Lugosi!" it's the assembly position for a wild collection of bohemians in a unique defined through The big apple Times as "Deeply touching, relaxing, superbly written and fascinatingly mysterious." Library Journal has stated 62: A version Kit is "a hugely enjoyable paintings by means of the most striking writers of our time."

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