Complete Stories, The

Complete Stories, The

Capote, Truman

$637.00 MXN


"From the Modern Library´s new set of beautifully repackaged hardcover classics by Truman Capote--also available are ´Breakfast at Tiffany´s ´and´ Other Voices, Other Rooms ´(in one volume), ´ In Cold Blood, ´and ´Portraits and Observations´ Most readers know Truman Capote as the author of ´Breakfast at Tiffany´s´ and ´In Cold Blood, ´ or they remember his notorious social life and wild and witty public appearances. But he was also the author of superb short tales that were as elegant as they were heartfelt, as compassionate as they were grotesque. This volume is the first to assemble all of Capote´s short fiction--a collection that indeed confirms his status as one of the masters of this form. From the Gothic South to the chic East Coast, from rural children to aging urban sophisticates, all the unforgettable places and people of Capote´s oeuvre are captured in this compendium. ´The Complete Stories of Truman Capote´ restores its author to a place not only above mere celebrity but to the highest levels of American letters."

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Otros libros del autor

  • Música para camaleones
    Capote, Truman
    Música para camaleones, un libro que Truman Capote presenta como una obra de literatura documental, bucea con implacable lucidez en la poesía y el horror de la vida; es el espléndido resultado de una necesidad de comunicación directa entre lector y materia narrativa, que Truman Capote buscó febrilmente para conseguir una escritura «sencilla y límpida como un arroyo de montaña»....

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  • Desayuno en Tiffany´s
    Capote, Truman
    La protagonista de esta novela es quizás el más seductor personaje creado por ese maestro de la seducción que fue Capote. Atractiva sin ser guapa, después de rechazar una carrera de actriz, Holly se convierte en estrella del Nueva York más sofisticado. Mezcla de picardía e inocencia, de astucia y autenticidad, Holly vive en la provisionalidad permanente, sin pasado, no queriend...

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  • In Cold Blood
    Capote, Truman
    On November 15, 1959, in the small town of Holcomb, Kansas, four members of the Clutter family were savagely murdered by blasts from a shotgun held a few inches from their faces. There was no apparent motive for the crime, and there were almost no clues. As Truman Capote reconstructs the murder and the investigation that led to the capture, trial, and execution of the killers, ...

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  • Music for Chameleons
    Capote, Truman
    n these gems of reportage Truman Capote takes true stories and real people and renders them with the stylistic brio we expect from great fiction. Here we encounter an exquisitely preserved Creole aristocrat sipping absinthe in her Martinique salon; an enigmatic killer who sends his victims announcements of their forthcoming demise; and a proper Connecticut householder with a ru...

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  • Answered prayers
    Capote, Truman
    As it follows the career of a writer of uncertain parentage and omnivorous erotic tastes, Answered Prayers careens from a louche bar in Tangiers to a banquette at La Cote Basque, from literary salons to highpriced whorehouses. It takes in calculating beauties and sadistic husbands along with such real-life supporting characters as Colette, the Duchess of Windsor, Montgomery Cli...

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  • Breakfast at Tiffany's
    Capote, Truman
    This volume includes three of Capote's best-known stories, 'House of Flowers, ' 'A Diamond Guitar, ' and 'A Christmas Memory, ' in addition to his bestselling novel, Breakfast at Tiffany, the popular story of Holly Golightly--'a cross between Lolita and Auntie Mame' (Time). ...

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