Obabakoak by Bernardo Atxaga

Cover of: Obabakoak | Bernardo Atxaga

Published by Random House Value Publishing .

Written in English

Read online

Subjects:

  • Non-Classifiable,
  • SALE BOOKS,
  • Nonfiction - General

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7680338M
ISBN 100517178435
ISBN 109780517178430

Download Obabakoak

OBABAKOAK means "the things having to do with Obaba village" and so, I supposed, it would be a novel about life or lives in a Basque village/5(5). A unique and stunning international literary event: winner of Spain's National Prize for Literature, Obabakoak, a work of fiction, is one of only several hundred books to be written in four centuries in Basque, a language understood by few (the author himself had to translate his book into Spanish Obabakoak book broaden its appeal throughout Europe, where it has been published to ecstatic /5(5).

OBABAKOAK means "the things having to do with Obaba village" and so, I supposed, it would be a novel about life or lives in a Basque village. Wrong. While Obaba does play some role, the tales are far more widerangingin time, subject and placethe Amazon, Hamburg, 9th century France, Baghdad, the Himalayas, some mythical Chinese cit /5(12).

One of only a hundred or so books originally written in the Basque language during the last four centuries, Obabakoak is a shimmering, mercurial novel about life in Obaba /5.

Obabakoak is a shimmering, mercurial collection about life in Obaba, a remote, exotic Basque village. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(6).

Obabakoak is a shimmering, mercurial novel about life in Obaba, a remote, exotic Basque village. A schoolboy's mining engineer father tricks him into growing up, an unfortunate environmentalist rescues deceptively harmless lizards, and a rescue mission on a Swiss mountain climbing expedition in Nepal turns into murder.

%T Obabakoak %A Atxaga, Bernardo %M Basque %F Costa, Margaret Jull %I Vintage %D [] %O paperback %G ISBN %P pp. His national and soon after international recognition arrived with Obabakoak () which, among other prizes, was awarded the National Literature Bernardo Atxaga (Joseba Irazu Garmendia, Asteasu, Guipúzcoa, ) belongs to the young group of Basque writers that began publishing in his mother language, Euskara, in the Seventies/5.

"A brilliantly inventive writer he understands the nature of storytelling and is at once terribly moving and Obabakoak book funny."—A.S. Byatt. Obabakoak is a shimmering, mercurial collection about life in Obaba, a remote, exotic Basque village.A schoolboy's miningengineer father tricks him into growing up, an unfortunate environmentalist rescues deceptively Brand: Graywolf Press.

Bernardo Atxaga has 74 books on Obabakoak book with ratings. Bernardo Atxaga’s most popular book is Obabakoak. One of only a Obabakoak book or so books originally written in the Basque language during the last four centuries, Obabakoak is a shimmering, mercurial novel about life in Obaba, a remote, exotic, Basque : Random House.

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Obabakoak by Bernardo Atxaga at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters.

Brand: Random House. Obabakoak reúne las apasionantes historias de los habitantes del territorio de Obaba: el profesor de geografía que recuerda su extraña relación amorosa con una chica que sólo conoce por sus cartas, la joven maestra que tiene que aprender a combatir la soledad a lo largo de un frío invierno, la relación de un canónigo con un niño perdido en el bosque, el Pages: Obabakoak by Atxaga, Bernardo and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Published by User, 22 years ago Originally written in Basque language, the book was translated into spanish by the writer himself.

The novel is built as a compilation of entirely fictional short stories and has nothing to do with the real life in a "exotic Basque village /5(2).

His book of short stories, Obabakoak ("Individuals and things of Obaba"), published in won him much fame and several prizes, such as Spain's National Literature Prize.

So far, the book has been translated into more than 20 languages. Obabakoak means 'events that happened in Obaba', the village at the centre of a novel composed of 26 inked tales and parodies written with a delicate sense of childlike innocence. But underlying these stories is a darker theme of loss, as the narrator of the book becomes a victim of his own tales/5(11).

One of only a hundred or so books originally written in the Basque language during the last four centuries, Obabakoak is a shimmering, mercurial novel about life in Obaba, a remote, exotic, Basque village. Obaba is peopled with innocents and intellectuals, shepherds and schoolchildren, whilst everyone from a lovelorn schoolmistress to a cultured but self-hating dwarf wanders 4/5(4).

Obabakoak Christian Atxaag Editeur France – Byatt Obabakoak is a shimmering, mercurial collection about life in Obaba, a remote, exotic Basque village. Obabakoak: A Novel: Bernardo Atxaga:: Books.

For him, the book was only suitable for children, not of very high quality and lacked ambition. Obabakoak is largely responsible for Bernardo Atxaga’s international renown.

The book has a circulation history that testifies to its importance. It was originally published in Basque by Editorial Erein in Ina Spanish version was released, and Obabakoak was awarded the National Literature Prize.5/5.

Obabakoak es una de las novelas fundamentales de la literatura del siglo XX, la que consolidó a Bernardo Atxaga como uno de los mayores referentes de nuestra literatura. Obabakoak reúne las apasionantes historias de los habitantes del territorio de Obaba: el profesor de geografía que recuerda su extraña relación amorosa con una chica que solo conoce en 4/5.

Obabakoak es una de las novelas fundamentales de la literatura del siglo XX, la que consolidó a Bernardo Atxaga como uno de los mayores referentes de nuestra literatura. Obabakoak reúne las apasionantes historias de los habitantes del territorio de Obaba: el profesor de geografía que recuerda su extraña relación amorosa con una chica que solo conoce en sus cartas, la joven 4/5(13).

One of only a hundred or so books originally written in the Basque language during the last four centuries, Obabakoak is a shimmering, mercurial novel about life in Obaba, a remote, exotic, Basque village. Obaba is peopled with innocents and intellectuals, shepherds and schoolchildren, whilst everyone from a lovelorn schoolmistress to a cultured but self-hating dwarf wanders /5(11).

A unique and stunning international literary event: winner of Spain's National Prize for Literature, Obabakoak, a work of fiction, is one of only several hundred books to be written in four centuries in Basque, a language understood by few (the author himself had to translate his book into Spanish to broaden its appeal throughout Europe, where it has been published to ecstatic.

Editions for Obabakoak: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperback pub. "Obabakoak is a quixotic, gem-like collection about life in Obaba, a remote, exotic Basque village. A schoolboy's mining-engineer father tricks him into growing up, an unfortunate environmentalist rescues deceptively harmless lizards, and a rescue mission on a Swiss mountain-climbing expedition in Nepal turns into murder.

One of only a hundred or so books originally written in the Basque language during the last four centuries, Obabakoak is a shimmering, mercurial novel about life in Obaba, a remote, exotic, Basque village. Obaba is peopled with innocents and intellectuals, shepherds and schoolchildren, whilst everyone from a lovelorn schoolmistress to a cultured but self-hating Pages: Med en lille baskisk landsby som den mytiske ramme om fortællingerne, føres vi ind i både fantastiske og realistiske skrøner, fortællinger og eventyr fra det nordspanske område.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 21 cm: Other Titles: Obabakoak. Responsibility: Bernardo Atxaga ; translated by. A brooding novel of colonial intrigue in the Congo, from the author of The Accordionist's Son and Obabakoak. The year isand the garrison of Yangambi on the banks of the Congo is under the command of Captain Lalande : Obabakoak: Stories from a Village Bernardo Atxaga Graywolf Press (Mar 2, ) $ (pp) A book that foregrounds the importance of literature and language, Barnardo Atxaga’s Obabakoak is an achievement.

Its methods are varied, and much is bound by its spine—wit, fiction, autobiography, metafiction, explication, literary.

Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Atxaga, Bernardo. Obabakoak. Barcelona: Ediciones B, ( printing) (OCoLC) "Obabakoak reúne las apasionantes historias de los habitantes del territorio de Obaba: el profesor de geografía que recuerda su extraña relación amorosa con una chica que sólo conoce por sus cartas, la joven maestra que tiene que aprender a combatir la soledad a lo largo de un frío invierno, la relación de un canónigo con un niño perdido en el bosque, el escritor que da.

OBABAKOAK. by Bernardo Atxaga. BUY NOW FROM MORE BY BERNARDO ATXAGA. Fiction. NEVADA DAYS. by Bernardo Atxaga Fiction. SEVEN HOUSES IN FRANCE. by Bernardo Atxaga our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert.

Obabakoak was originally written in Basque and published by Editorial Erein in This English translation is based on the author’s own Spanish version, published by Ediciones B in I would like to take the opportunity to thank Bernardo Atxaga, Neil Belton, Annella McDermott, Faye Carney, and Philip Polack for all their help and advice.4/5(32).

Obabakoak is a shimmering, mercurial collection about life in Obaba, a remote, exotic Basque village. A schoolboy's miningengineer father tricks him into growing up, an unfortunate environmentalist rescues deceptively harmless lizards, and a rescue mission on a Swiss mountain-climbing expedition in Nepal turns into : Graywolf Press.

Obabakoak is a shimmering, mercurial collection about life in Obaba, a remote, exotic Basque village. A schoolboy's miningengineer father tricks him into growing up, an unfortunate environmentalist rescues deceptively harmless lizards, and a rescue mission on a Swiss mountain-climbing expedition in Nepal turns into murder.

Obabakoak - Ebook written by Bernardo Atxaga. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Obabakoak/5(6). Descargar gratis Obabakoak de Bernardo Atxaga. Obabakoak es una obra de bernardo atxaga, el escritor vasco con mayor proyección exterior de la libro recrea en sus cuentos un mundo mágico y mítico que invita a la reflexión literaria, y que trata con técnicas narrativas originales cuestiones de tipo universal.

el libro se compone d. Obabakoak by Bernardo Atxaga and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Obabakoak (Atxaga, Bernardo) - descarga eBook Categoría: Narrativa - Variada Obabakoak es una de las novelas fundamentales de la literatura del siglo XX, la que consolidó a Bernardo Atxaga como uno de los mayores referentes de nuestra oak reúne las apasionantes historias de los habitantes del territorio de Obaba: el profesor de geografía que .Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Obabakoak by Bernardo Atxaga, Margaret Jull Costa,Graywolf Press, Brand: Graywolf Press edition, paperback.One of only a hundred or so books originally written in the Basque language during the last four centuries, Obabakoak is a shimmering, mercurial novel about life in Obaba, a remote, exotic, Basque village.

Obaba is peopled with innocents and intellectuals, shepherds and schoolchildren, whilst everyone from a lovelorn schoolmistress to a cultured but self-hating dwarf wanders .

92763 views Sunday, November 15, 2020