The Hare (Ndp)

The Hare (Ndp)

César Aira


When a Mapuche leader by surprise is going lacking, a British naturalist is requested to discover him within the monstrous Argentine pampas

Clarke, a nineteenth-century English naturalist, roams the pampas looking for that almost all elusive and infrequent animal: the Legibrerian hare, whose defining caliber seems its skill to fly. The neighborhood Indians, pointing skyward, file fresh sightings of the hare yet then ask Clarke to aid them look for their lacking leader besides. On additional research Clarke unearths greater than meets the eye:in the Mapuche and Voroga languages each be aware has a minimum of meanings.Witty, very ironic, and with all of the traditional Airian digressive magic, The Hare deals sophisticated reflections on love, Victorian-era colonialism, and the numerous ambiguities of language.

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