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THE CARPENTER’S PENCIL

THE CARPENTER’S PENCIL by Manuel Rivas

This is the only the second book written in the Galician language of northwest Spain to be translated into Bulgarian. Widely acclaimed and widely translated, The Carpenter’s Pencil is a story of love set against the backdrop of the Spanish Civil War. The author, Manuel Rivas, seeks to dispel the darkness of hate with the light of fantasy, humour and tenderness. Günter Grass claimed to have learnt more about the Spanish Civil War from reading this novel than from any history book.

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    This book is published in Bulgarian. View the Bulgarian page.

     

    ISBN: 978-954-384-005-2

    Publication Date: 25 August 2009

    Language: Bulgarian

    Paperback: 160 pages

    Dimensions: 200 x 130 mm