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Obabakoak

A Novel

by Bernardo; Costa, Margaret Jull (translator) Atxaga

  • 38 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Pantheon Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nonfiction - General,
  • Non-Classifiable

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9274898M
    ISBN 100099984105
    ISBN 109780099984108
    OCLC/WorldCa29636934

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A unique and stunning international literary event: winner of Spain's National Prize for Literature, Obabakoak, a work of fiction, is one of only several hundred books to be written in four centuries in Basque, a language understood by few (the author himself had to translate his book into Spanish to broaden its appeal throughout Europe, where it has been published to /5(13).

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A schoolboy’s mining engineer father tricks him into growing. The British press in particular praised Atxaga, writing that Obabakoak was “an exciting intellectual event” (cf.

Pavey) and a “brilliant novel, full of life” (cf. His book of short stories, Obabakoak ("Individuals and things of Obaba"), published in won him much fame and several prizes, such as Spain's National Literature Prize. So far, the book has been translated into more than 20 languages.

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