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By Adolfo Bioy Casares,Suzanne Jill Levine

This selection of conventional and experimental tales through Argentinian novelist Bioy Casares ( The Adventures of a Photographer in los angeles Plata ) deals subtle, seamless prose, in addition to magical realism and biting political satire. - Publishers Weekly

A Russian Doll and different tales is the 9th selection of brief fiction via certainly one of this century's most suitable Argentinian writers who, along with his fellow countrymen Julio Cortázar and Jorge Luis Borges, helped swap the world's belief of Latin American literature. Bioy Casares's narratives are stylish and urbane, his type exact and streamlined, as he paces his characters via seriocomic traps of fate––ensnared through love, impelled by means of lust, ambition, or undeniable greed, even metamorphosed by means of prescribed drugs. those will not be tales in a mental mode yet just like the picture of the Russian doll of the name piece are conscientiously wrought congeries of intractable selves inside of selves.

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