The Time of the Doves (Revised)

Merce Rodoreda (Author) David H Rosenthal (Translator)
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Description

The Time of the Doves - by Mercè Rodoreda - is the powerfully written story of a naïve shop-tender during the Spanish Civil War and beyond, is a rare and moving portrait of a simple soul confronting and surviving a convulsive period in history. The book has been widely translated, and was made into a film.

Product Details

Price
$15.00  $13.80
Publisher
Graywolf Press
Publish Date
October 01, 1986
Pages
208
Dimensions
5.44 X 0.61 X 8.3 inches | 0.57 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780915308750
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About the Author

Mercè Rodoreda is the author of My Christina & Other Stories and Camellia Street-both are available from Graywolf Press.

Reviews

"The most beautiful novel published in Spain since the Civil War." --Gabriel García Márquez

"Mercè Rodoreda is the writer I cannot stop talking about." --Alberto Ríos

"[I] read [The Time of the Doves] cover to cover all in one afternoon. When I was finished, I felt as foolish as Balboa discovering the powerful Pacific." --Sandra Cisneros, from her Foreword to Camilla Street