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Quaderns Crema

April 1983

200 pages

Novel

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Spanish Worldwide (Anagrama)
French Worldwide (ÉDITIONS JACQUELINE CHAMBON)
Portuguese (EDITORIAL TEOREMA, Lda.)
English Worldwide (Open Letter)
Malalaiam (DC Books)

Original Title: Benzina

On the morning of 1 January, Heribert wakes up with the feeling that it is not only the year that has changed: the objects and the people around him seem to be ever more distant and unjustifiable. As an artist who has worked hard to achieve fame, when he now stands in front of switched-off television sets, he no longer feels like painting them. Bored, he falls asleep while making love to Hildegarda, finds out that Helena (who is both his wife and his gallery owner) is cheating him with an extravagant four-eyes, whilst he is unable to seduce an adolescent (it is she who finally seduces him, and he allows her to do so, apathetically)…

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English Sample Available

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Quaderns Crema

April 1983

1 pages

Novel

Translation Rights

Spanish Worldwide (Anagrama)
French Worldwide (ÉDITIONS JACQUELINE CHAMBON)
Portuguese (EDITORIAL TEOREMA, Lda.)
English Worldwide (Open Letter)
Malalaiam (DC Books)