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Axolotl (1956) [Short Story]
by Julio Cortázar Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Summary (From the author):

There was a time when I thought a great deal about the axolotls. I went to see them in the aquarium at the Jardin des Plantes and stayed there for hours watching them, observing their immobility, their faint movements. Now I am an axolotl.

Original title: Axolot
Original languages: Spanish


Genre: FictionFantasyLiterary Fantasy

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Blow-Up and Other Stories (1967) [Collection]
      Author: Julio Cortázar
     Magical Realist Fiction (1984) [Anthology]
      Authors: William Faulkner , Henry James , Franz Kafka , Milan Kundera , D. H. Lawrence , Leo Tolstoy , Virginia Woolf , Thomas Mann , Octavio Paz , Eudora Welty , John Cheever , Donald Barthelme , Gabriel García Márquez , Vladimir Nabokov , Julio Cortázar , Italo Calvino , Jorge Luis Borges , Rainer Maria Rilke , Nikolai Gogol , Isaac Babel , Clarice Lispector , Carlos Fuentes , Hugo von Hofmannsthal , Tommaso Landolfi , Bruno Schulz , Alfonso Reyes , Henri Michaux , Elizabeth Bishop , Yuri Olesha , Osip Mandelstam , María Luisa Bombal , Aníbal Monteiro Machado , Vjekoslav Kaleb , Alejo Carpentier
     Slaying of the Dragon, the (1984) [Anthology]
      Authors: Stanislaw Lem , Donald Barthelme , Joyce Carol Oates , J. G. Ballard , Julio Cortázar , Italo Calvino , Jorge Luis Borges , Carlos Fuentes , Ilse Aichinger , Mircea Eliade , Dino Buzzati

Edition #1: Axolotl

Axolotl (1967)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Paul Blackburn
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