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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. It keeps the reader outside of the book, putting the reader in a clinica Wilcox dd laments somewhere in this book I forgot to note the page number that a plain writing style is always overlooked, even though it is more difficult to pull off than a flashy or showy style.
Eppure ha sterminato milioni di persone. Want to Read saving…. Should be re-released by New Directions posthaste. A few of the people described here were even real people. Uno de los personajes cita, por ejemplo, mas de una veintena de inventos absurdos, cada uno con menos sentido que el anterior. Jan 28, Lee rated it really liked it. Y estas 36 visiones, estan relatadas con un humor muy inteligente.
To view it, click here. As good as it gets when I could stick with a chapter from start to finish. To see what your friends thought of this book, please iconoclastzs up. History as such may indeed be little more than the confluence of innumerable Quixotic campaigns, misguided stratagems, and inadvertent pratfall revelations.
The Temple of Iconoclasts by Juan Rodolfo Wilcock
Credo ne valga la pena. Qui Wilcock confina a sud con Borges e a nord con la Patafisica. It keeps the reader outside of the book, putting the reader in a clinical role which, though intentional, creates a passionless distance.
Raquel rated it liked it Sep 11, Originally written in Italian by an Argentinian writer, this is a book of fake capsule biographies of people who had highly unusual, idiosyncratic, and often just plain stupid ideas.
Want to Read saving…. Open Preview See a Problem? Wilcock’s pseudocyclopedia is the gay uncle to other compendiums dedicated to ridiculousness taken seriously, icomoclastas Nazi Literature in the Americas and the extremely hard-to-find Imaginary Lives of Schwobb. The concept is outstanding, but the execution is bone-dry. In generale, spesso siamo davanti a uomini, totalmente al di fuori delle proprie conoscenze, che si inventano teorie sinaglga ipotesi totalmente campate in aria, sorrette unicamente dalla propria convinzione.
An interesting read and impressive blending of fiction and scientific narration. A few of the people described here were even real people.
Trivia About The Temple of Ico Biografie di genio e demenza Un catalogo borgesiano di personaggi liminali e enciclopedici costruito con magica erudizione nel segno dell’ironia e del fantastico. Four stars for what could have been. Originally written in Italian by an Argentinian writer, this is a book of fake capsule biographies of people who had highly unusual, idiosyncratic, and often just plain stupid ideas.
As is always the case with books in translation, it’s hard to tell whether the translator or author is mostly at fault; I lean towards the author, though. About Juan Rodolfo Wilcock.
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Books by Juan Rodolfo Wilcock. As is always the case with books in Originally written in Italian by an Argentinian writer, this is a book of fake capsule biographies of people who had highly unusual, idiosyncratic, and often just plain stupid ideas. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Farlo convivere con telepati, terre cave e pesciolini che nascono dal brodo primordiale, significa inserirlo nel loro stesso ordine di follia e grottesco.
The plain style of Wilcox works well in these encycloparodies and his sense of humor and irony make it worth the reader’s time to sift through them. Quick and fast paced narration. If not it’s an apt way to describe online poker.
Not enough to warrant memory however. This book is cool, with a cool concept, witty, strange, satirical. Aug 24, Paul A.
The Temple of Iconoclasts
Wilcock’s pseudocyclopedia is the gay uncle to other compendiums dedicated to ridiculousness taken seriously, like Nazi Literature in the Americas and the extremely hard-to-find Imaginary Lives of Schwobb. Volumetrico rated it it was ok Oct 11, Lconoclastas and try again. Italian author Wilcock wrote many fascinating works — including poetry, short fiction, novels, literary criticism, drama in verse and prose, and cultural journalism — but this outstanding translation is the first to appear in English.
Here’s what Bolano had to say in Between Parentheses dinagoga this collection of surprisingly comic pseudobiographies: Fu il primo produttore di romanzi in scala veramente industriale.