7 Madmen

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Serpent's Tail/UNESCO Pub., 1998 - Self-realization - 249 pages
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A man's need to repay money he stole from his employer leads him into the world of crime in 1920s Buenos Aires. A portrait of the city at a time when Argentina was thought to be destined for greatness.

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User Review  - CarlosMcRey - LibraryThing

The Seven Madmen is the sort of work that never seems to lose its impact. Even 80 years after its original publication, there's something uniquely unsettling about Arlt's account of one man's ... Read full review


User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

This new translation restores to English The Seven Madmen (paperback original $14.99; Mar.; 249 pp.; 1-85242-592-X): This new translation restores to English a classic (1929) Argentinian novel whose ... Read full review


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