Cronopios and Famas. Fiction by Julio Cortázar. Long out of print and now reissued in paperback, Cronopios and Famas is one of the. Cronopios and Famas: Julio Cortazar. Beneath the apparent, calm calmness that the world presents us with, beneath the general air of. A review and a link to other reviews of Cronopios and Famas by Julio Cortázar.

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Cortazar w’d have been pleased! An amusing selection of little scenes, they again don’t fall into the trap of oversimplification. To have ventured outside the limits of your own perimeters.

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The tiles were cemented up in cgonopios a way that they could be read in order. I turned my head the other way. Cortazar claimed to have written this book for fun, and it is considered less important than his other works. There’s a design on the front board, “stamped” in metallic purple.

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The first section is an Instruction Manualoffering precise and sometimes far-fetched instructions on a number of unlikely subjects — “How to Comb the Hair”, “How to Cry”, “How to Wind a Watch” instructions that come with their own preambleand “How to Kill Ants in Cortaazr.

Algo que pasa con las instrucciones, por ejemplo.

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