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The Night Visitor and Other Stories by B. Traven

We will contact visutante if necessary. The pleasingly-written stories are well-constructed around themes of interest to everybodyhistory, poverty, work, love, dreams, animals, and humor. Throughout, To say that B.

Then, at night an indian starts visiting and asking for his help. View all 4 comments. My favorite story was “Conversion of Some Indians. No ratings or reviews yet.

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Among seven shorter stories, some are based on incidents from contemporary Mexican life, others on ancient Indian folk legends. View all 6 comments. Request this item to view in the Library’s reading rooms using your library card. His characterization of the culture of that era has an unmistakably authentic feel that transports the reader into his world. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.


Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets 2 by J. Refresh and try again. Want to Read saving…. Table of Contents El El El. But I’ve heard that his novels and stories are required reading in Mexican schools. Borrow eBook Download ebook for print-disabled Prefer the physical book? Catalogue Persistent Identifier https: Traven includes a tale of shamanistic vision induced through jungle isolation.

Traven’s best known works include the novels The Death Ship from and The Treasure of the Sierra Madre fromin brujo by John Huston, and the so-called Jungle Novels, also known as the Caoba cyclus from the Spanish brnuo caoba, meaning mahoganya group of six novels including The Carreta, Governmentpublished in the yearsset among Mexican Indians just before and during the Mexican Revolution in the early 20th century.

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Edition Notes Translation of: Traven is coming to be recognized as one of the narrative masters of the twentieth century. The setting of “The Night Visitor” is a hacienda deep in the Mexican bush where a lonely American recreates in his imagination an eerie world of Indian folk legend. And I have yet to readThe Treasure of t This is a collection of stories by the great writer of tales and Indian lives in the Central American jungle.

The view of Mexico provided by the history of the Conquest and by the broad strokes of Rivera, Orozco, and Sequeiros is not the only one.

The book is worth reading for those two alone. RowlingHardcover 7. The title piece, about an American stuck away in remote jungles, who reads his way through a library of rare books on pre-Columbian Indian civilizations, and reaps an amazing result, cannot fail to grip readers. Paperbackpages. The first was vvisitante far my favorite, it is the story of a man who buys land in the jungle and his closest neighbor also a foreigner has to go away and leaves him as his house-sitter.


El visitante nocturno

At first he hides from them but when he finds it is no use he goes with them and thus ensues a series of events that leave the reader with a story that is so well crafted that we don’t know where it’s going until it ends and everything falls into place quite nicely.

They, in my opinion, are Traven’s greatest work. Los libros son los pilares del mundo. Traven The cotton-pickers [by] B.

The Night Visitor and Other Stories

Published September 25th by Ivan R. Short story which includes many deep and interesting teachings to reflect on. The Physical Object Pagination p. Mexico is no doubt better off nowadays. Jul 06, Sarah travdn it really liked it Shelves: We know that you want to save money but you don’t want to get cheap goods. We’re sorry, something went wrong. We understand it’s important for you to get what you paid for and to get it FAST!

Throughout, Traven’s respect for the common people of Mexico shines like an unwavering beacon, though he never idolizes them. The Night Visitor was noccturno good tale, but some of the others are not as memmorable.

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Cite this Email this Add to favourites Print this page. Traven’s remarkable short stories.