Cover of: New islands and other stories | MarГ­a Luisa Bombal Read Online

New islands and other stories

  • 40 Want to read
  • ·
  • 47 Currently reading

Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English



  • Chile


  • Bombal, María Luisa, 1910- -- Translations into English,
  • Chile -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

Translated from the Spanish.

Statementby María Luisa Bombal ; translated by Richard and Lucia Cunningham.
LC ClassificationsPQ8097.B67 A23 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. ;
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2062782M
ISBN 100801495385
LC Control Number88047764

Download New islands and other stories


Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for NEW ISLANDS AND OTHER STORIES P at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.3/5(1). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle . Very good. New Islands and Other Stories by Maria Luisa Bombal. Binding: Paperback. Weight: Lbs. Product Group: Book. Istextbook: No. A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged/5(93). NEW ISLANDS And Other Stories. By. Age Range: - GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. These five slim stories come with an introductory paragraph of endorsement from Jorge Luis Borges--and since Chilean storyteller Bombal () wrote mostly about forms of fumey mysteriousness in .

New Islands and Other Stories. by María Luisa Bombal. Popular Study Guides. Topdog/Underdog. by Suzan-Lori Parks. Housekeeping. by Marilynne Robinson. The Prisoner of Zenda. by Anthony Hope. Personally, I'd consider the Isle of Wight, the Shetlands, the Isle of Man, the Scottisch Hebrides and so on islands, even though the UK isn't considered an island. Ireland would be questionable as an island, in my opinion, as it has a land border with Northern Ireland, of course. Iceland, on the other hand, is completely surrounded by water. Unlock This Study Guide Now. Start your hour free trial to unlock this New Islands and Other Stories study guide and get instant access to the following. Analysis; You'll also get access to. Island is a book of short stories by Alistair MacLeod, first published in by McClelland and Stewart.. The book collects all of the short stories published in MacLeod's earlier collections, The Lost Salt Gift of Blood and As Birds Bring Forth the Sun and Other Stories, as well as two previously unpublished volume was published because the success of MacLeod's Author: Alistair MacLeod.

  Top 10 islands in children's fiction Islands are magical places and never more so than in children’s books. Gillian Philip picks her favourites from Kirrin to Treasure island. Thought I'd pass along a new discovery (new to me, at least) for those that enjoy Latin American fiction with a touch of magical realism, along the lines of Borges, Casares, Ocampo and other faves. A copy of Maria Luisa Bombal's "New Islands and Other Stories" (Cornell University Press, ) wandered across the counter and caught my eye. As seems increasingly apparent to most of us, Ernest Hemingway was richly endowed, but he spent his genius long before he died. Across the River and Into the Trees was an embarrassment while he lived, and now, with Islands in the Stream, his posthumously published novel, we have a sad bequest indeed. His wounded giants, floored by fate or nada, love or war, once had his Phone: ()   The two novels converge on the same incidents, from opposite angles. At the hotel—called, in both books, the Gull Reef Club—one of Paperman’s recurring headaches involves negotiations over Author: Carolyn Kormann.