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A heart so white

Julian Marias

A heart so white

by Julian Marias

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Published by Harvill in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of: Corazón tan blanco.

StatementJavier Marías ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Jull Costa.
ContributionsCosta, Margaret Jull.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ6663.A7218 C6713 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination278 p. ;
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL560202M
ISBN 101860460038, 186046002X
LC Control Number96143777
OCLC/WorldCa33970177

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"A Heart So White" concerns a marriage between two interpreters, and one could, I suppose, regard this as a book about interpreting. We wait, often outside the realm of action, then words are finally spoken, we become obliged, trapped or words This, I believe, is my fourth Marias' book.4/5.

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In A Heart So White Javier Marías examines the commonplace yet peculiar institution of marriage and all its attendant secrets and betrayals. Juan is a newlywed translator who shuttles between the UN in New York and the Hague for six to eight weeks at a time, while his young bride Luisa, also a translator, remains behind in Madrid to establish their home together.

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About A Heart So White. Winner of the IMPAC Dublin Award, and widely considered Javier Marías’s masterpiece, A Heart So White is a breathtaking novel about family secrets that chronicles the relentless power of the past. Juan knows little of the interior life of his father Ranz; but when Juan marries, he begins to consider the past anew, and begins to ponder what he.

A human heart appears in the first line of Javier Marías’ novel A Heart So White (Corazón tan blanco, ), but we’re given no time to discern its color, as in the second line it’s blown apart by a this novel that plays about with the mystery genre, Marías has immediately delivered a gunshot victim and her killer - one and the same - leaving only motive.

A harrowing drama of family secrets and their deepening resonance throughout several involved lives, by an accomplished European author whose All Souls (not reviewed) appeared in English translation in Marias's novel (winner of the Spanish Critics' Award) begins with its narrator Juan's imagined reconstruction of the suicide of his father's first wife, his mother's sister.

A Heart So White can’t be reduced to the theme of translation but the process provides a powerful metaphor for the way in which Marías’ protagonists operate: telling tales which aren’t their own, putting words into each other’s mouths, and performing their parents’ past life in their own present.

A Heart So White is a wonderful book in an excellent translation (thanks, once more, are due to the incredibly-talented Jull Costa), and Marías is a writer I'll be reading a lot more of in future.

I'm a little late to the party, but arriving fashionably late does have its advantages - I've got a lot of catching up to do:). A Heart so White is the breathtaking international bestseller and IMPAC Award-winning masterpiece by Javier Marías, whose highly-anticipated new novel The Infatuations is published in This Penguin Modern Classics edition features a new Introduction by Jonathan Coe.

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Winner of the IMPAC Dublin Award, and widely considered Javier Marías's masterpiece, A Heart So White is a breathtaking novel about family secrets that chronicles the relentless power of the past.

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