Rafael Sánchez FerlosioThe Adventures of the Ingenious Alfanhui
(Industrias y andanzas de Alfanhuí)
- Published: 09/04/2015
- ISBN: 9788490627204
- 168 pages
This first novel by Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio is locatedsomewhere between magical realism and the Spanishpicaresque tradition, almost a counterculture Little Prince. Industrias y andanzas de Alfanhuí chronicles a voyage filled with fantasy, magic, surrealelements and adventures undertaken by a boy withyellow eyes.
About the author
Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio’s first book was The Adventures of the Ingenious Alfanhui. He published Y el corazón caliente, Dientes, pólvora, Febrero, Las semanas del jardín, The JaramaRiver, El testimonio de Yarfoz and the short-storycollection El Geco. He was awarded the Cervantes Prize and in 2009, the National Prize for SpanishLetters, both in recognition of his lifetimeachievements.
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