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Book Information: Dead Man, the

Dead Man, the (1920) [Short Story]
by Horacio Quiroga Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Summary (IBList user synopsis):

While clearing his banana grove, a man accidentally falls onto his machete. Unable to move, he is forced to face his inevitable death.

Original title: El hombre muerto
Original languages: Spanish

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Genre: FictionHorrorGeneral

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Decapitated Chicken and Other Stories, the (1976) [Collection]
      Author: Horacio Quiroga
     World of the Short Story, the (1986) [Anthology]
      Authors: William Faulkner , F. Scott Fitzgerald , Graham Greene , Ernest Hemingway , Franz Kafka , Milan Kundera , D. H. Lawrence , Ivo Andrić , Saul Bellow , Isaac Bashevis Singer , Nadine Gordimer , Robert Penn Warren , Katherine Anne Porter , Bernard Malamud , Jean Stafford , Eudora Welty , John Cheever , John Updike , Peter Taylor , Philip Roth , Truman Capote , Donald Barthelme , Gabriel García Márquez , Yukio Mishima , Margaret Atwood , Vladimir Nabokov , W. Somerset Maugham , Doris Lessing , Joyce Carol Oates , E.B. White , Carson McCullers , Julio Cortázar , Flannery O'Connor , Jorge Luis Borges , Morley Callaghan , Mary Lavin , Frank O'Connor , Sean O'Faolain , Mark Helprin , John O'Hara , Katherine Mansfield , James Thurber , Raymond Carver , Isaac Babel , William Trevor , Elizabeth Bowen , V. S. Pritchett , Irwin Shaw , Max Beerbohm , Colette , A. E. Coppard , William Sansom , Alice Munro , Kay Boyle , Yuri Kazakov , Cynthia Ozick , Horacio Quiroga , Dino Buzzati , Tadeusz Borowski , Ann Beattie , Mavis Gallant , Aníbal Monteiro Machado

Edition #1: The Dead Man

The Dead Man (1976)
Edition Details:

First published in The Decapitated Chicken and Other Stories, Austin: University of Texas Press, 1974.

Language: English

Translated by: Margaret Sayers Peden
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