Federico Andahazi author of the critically acclaimed novel El Anatomista, weaves a Faustian tale of envy, lust and self destruction, around the historically familiar. Las Piadosas: Federico Andahazi: Books – THE MERCIFUL WOMEN (Las piadosas), English Edition on Amazon.
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Only now can the truth be told! Yes, it had a nice central idea and some explicit content, but I kind of missed the message. Andayazi Andahazi author of the critically acclaimed novel El Anatomista, weaves a Faustian tale of envy, lust and self destruction, around the historically familiar backdrop of Lord Byron and his libertine colleagues in Geneva.
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El verano de en Villa Diodati parece promisorio. It sounded right up my alley – I love Frankenstein, and so novel that imagined what went on at the Villa Diodati that fateful week when it was written, and what led Polidori to write The Vampyre and subsequently commit suicide, was very appealing.
Mary Shelley, Lord Byron platicando en una sala, no suena mal. I enjoyed the writing, I really enjoyed the story and the climax of the book, but I feel that the message of the book could have been conveyed differently, maybe even better, if the story kept I’m no puritan, but why in the world did this book need to shove ludicrous and often gag-worthy sexual imagery down my throat no pun intended?
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Trivia About The Merciful Women. This atmospheric and erotic story follows the pursuits of Byron’s personal secretary John Willian Polidri, whose all consuming envy of his employer and his literary friends leads him to strike a deal with a monster in the guise of a woman who promises him literary fame in return for his sperm. During his adolescence, he began to read the classical Argentine and universal authors.
Want to Read saving…. As in El anatomista, Andahazi explores sexuality. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. The reader follows Polidri’s descent into madness as he discovers the true nature of the pact he has made and its consequences.
A nicely written book which should keep you interested. Here, he nadahazi a modern gothic novel in which the intrigue involves both memorable characters and plot. Fora esse pequeno pormenor May 27, CecilM rated it liked it. A powerful story, recommended for public and fecerico libraries with a large Spanish collection.
Ni siquiera hay buen porno. Federico Andahazi has used his imagination in writing this short story about the events that occurred in the summer ofthat resulted in the manuscript for The Vampyre.
Refresh and try again. Dec 19, R. I can’t really remember it, honestly.
I’ve heard that Andahazi’s books are frequently semi-erotic which I don’t mindbut I guess I wasn’t expecting such blatant graphic scenarios in every chapter. As in, the sisters’ incestuous relationship could have been implied, tactfully, and would have had the same effect.
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Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Federico Andahazi has used his imagination in writing this short story about the events that occurred in the summer ofthat Most people are familar with the story of the writing competion between Lord Byron, Percy and Mary Shelley and Mary’s stepsister, Claire Clairmont, which resulted in the conception of the idea for the novel Frankenstein.
Federico Andahazi has written a provocative gothic tale reminiscent of the literary classics Jane Eyre and Goethe’s Faust. It doesn’t need to be outwardly digusting to produce a reaction in me, I can fully appreciate the work without it making me piadosass. His work has the recognition of the critical all over the world.
Mary Shelley produced what would become Frankenstein, or The Modern Prometheus, and Polidori was inspired by a fragmentary story of Byron’s, Fragment of a Novel, to produce The Vampyre, the progenitor of the romantic vampire genre.
Federico Andahazi author of the critically acclaimed novel El Anatomista, weaves a Faustian tale of envy, lust and self destruction, around the historically familiar backdrop of Lord Byron and his libertine colleagues in Geneva.
While the idea that most of the second-rate literature federioc the world canon was “ghost” written has a certain dark humor, ultimately this book left me wanting to take a shower and use strong mouthwash.
Federico Andahazi currently is working on the following volumes of the sexual history of the Argentines and in various fiction projects. It was at this time when he began writing his first stories. As I enjoyed other phantastic stories like Jekyll and Hyde, Dracula and also The Vampyre or Frankenstein whose ‘births’ are described in this storythe unrealistic storyline does not bother me. To ask other readers questions about Las Piadosasplease piasosas up.
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