Bomarzo, de Manuel Mujica Lainez, es una de las novelas mas singulares y apasionadas surgidas en nuestro país y en América. Su aparición tuvo una. About Manuel Mujica Láinez: Manuel Mujica Lainez fue un escritor, biógrafo, crítico de arte y periodista , publicó Glosas castellanas. Manuel Mujica Láinez has 75 books on Goodreads with ratings. Manuel Mujica Láinez’s most popular book is Bomarzo.
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Fiction muuica, Historical Fiction. Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Refresh and try again. They are everywhere, and naturally I have links of affection or dislike with all of them. The wealthy, spendthrift ones squander fortunes in Venice or Monte Carlo: There they sit, puffing smoke from long cigarette-holders, raking in the chips, and looking bored.
Others spend the hours of darkness hanging their apartments in Paris or New York with Gothic tapestries, hitherto unrecorded, that drive the art-dealers demented-gorgeous tapestries kept hidden away in massive chests beneath deserted abbeys and castles since their own belle epoque in the Middle Ages. Some stick to their original line of country, agitating tables at seances or organizing the excitement in haunted houses; some perform kind deeds, but in a capricious and uncertain manner that frequently goes wrong, And then there are the amorous fairies, who never give up.
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They were to be seen fluttering through the Val Sans Retour in the forest of Broceliande, where Morgan la Fee concealed the handsome knight Guyomar and many lost alinez besides, or over the Isle of Avallon where the young knight Lanval lived happily with a fairy who had stolen him away.
Now wrinkled with age, the amorous ones contrive to lure young men on the make who, immaculately tailored and bedecked with baubles from Cartier, escort them through the vestibules of international hotels.
Yet other fairies, more studious and respectable, devote themselves to science, whirring and breathing above tired inventors and inspiring original ideas-though lately the unimaginable numbers,the formulae and the electronics, tend to overwhelm them.
The scarcely comprehensible discoveries multiply around them and shake a world that is not theirs any more, that slips through their immaterial fingers. And so it goes on-all sorts and conditions of fairies, whispering together, purring to themselves, unnoticed on the impercipient earth. And I am bo,arzo of them.
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