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Julian Ayesta

Helena or the Summer Sea

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Acantilado

January 2000

88 pages

Narrative, Novel

Translation Rights

French (ÉDITIONS LES ALLUSIFS)
German (CH Beck)
Greek (Ekdoseis tou Eikostou Protou)
Dutch (UITGEVERIJ PODIUM)
English (Dedalus Books)
Italian (PASSIGLI, EDITORI)

Original Title: Helena o el mar del verano

When it originally came out in 1952, Helena o el mar del verano was considered by the many enthusiastic readers to be one of the best works of post-war Spanish fiction. The suggestive power and lyricism of Ayesta’s writing continues to endure.

Praises

«This is an excellent, enduringly fresh novel, and the prose is masterly».
El País

«One of the most beautiful books in post-war Spanish literature».
La Vanguardia

«The reader is moved from page one onwards».
Diario de Sevilla

«This novel is as little known as it is delicious».
ABC

English Sample Available

Details

Acantilado

January 2000

1 pages

Narrative, Novel

Translation Rights

French (ÉDITIONS LES ALLUSIFS)
German (CH Beck)
Greek (Ekdoseis tou Eikostou Protou)
Dutch (UITGEVERIJ PODIUM)
English (Dedalus Books)
Italian (PASSIGLI, EDITORI)