El coleccionista de libros by Charlie Lovett

By Charlie Lovett

Amor y obsesión se unen en una historia sobre el enigma de Shakespeare.Tras l. a. muerte de su esposa Amanda, Peter Byerly, coleccionista y vendedor de libros antiguos, deja Estados Unidos y se retira del mundo. Nueve meses más tarde, Peter, instalado ya en una casita de los angeles campiña inglesa, se atreve por fin a entrar de nuevo en una librería de viejo. Mientras hojea un guide del siglo XVIII sobre falsificaciones de escritores clásicos, encuentra entre las páginas del libro una acuarela victoriana que representa a una mujer idéntica a Amanda. Peter, obsesionado por averiguar quiénes fueron el autor y l. a. mujer del retrato, se embarca en una investigación que le permitirá resolver uno de los debates más controvertidos de l. a. historia de l. a. literatura: l. a. verdadera identidad de las obras atribuidas a William Shakespeare.El coleccionista de libros es una unique novela de misterio que nos lleva desde l. a. actualidad hasta el mundo de Shakespeare, pasando por l. a. Inglaterra del siglo XIX. Asimismo es un canto de amor a los libros destinado a hacer las delicias de todos los amantes de los angeles lectura. «Una fascinante novela de intriga literaria que te mantiene en vilo hasta su apasionante final.»

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Granny hadn’t even had a chance to wet her tongue when I got up from my chair. I said: “Sir, I swear, I would rather the world come to an end than read inappropriate boo . ” The principal interrupted me mid-sentence: “Don’t speak until you are given permission. ” I lowered my head and sat down. ” The principal lit a cigarette and said: “He has to compose it himself, Mother. ” “The minute he writes himself, you see how it turns out. Teach him however he should write that will please you. He’s just a child.

Up to now, no one has even seen anyone inviting them to a wedding. Just imagine what it would feel like to be at a wedding and the body-washer is right there next to you. Would you be able to feel comfortable eating the fruits and sweets and wedding dinner? Certainly, I wanted to go over to Kal Asghar the body-washer’s and ask lots of questions and include them in my composition. However, I was afraid of him. Even though it’s a small town and everyone knows his body-washer, still, few people have any real details about their lives.

The principal was talking on the phone. I was hoping and praying that Mr. Hosseini was on the other end. In the end I never did figure out who he was talking to. The composition notebook was on the principal’s desk. We waited until the principal’s conversation came to an end and he put down the receiver. Granny hadn’t even had a chance to wet her tongue when I got up from my chair. I said: “Sir, I swear, I would rather the world come to an end than read inappropriate boo . ” The principal interrupted me mid-sentence: “Don’t speak until you are given permission.

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