• The Horn

    The Horn (Precursores) (Paperback)(Spanish) By (author) John Clellon Holmes, Translated by Daniel Ortiz Peñate


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    DescriptionAfter being out-played for the first time by a younger saxophone player, Edgar Pool sets out to stumble through New York for the last time. As his friends and lovers search for him, they remember his life and try to discover the truth behind his brilliant and tragic career. "The Horn" is a bright evocation of the world of jazz and a vivid memorial to the musicians who created it. "Luego de ser superado por primera vez por un saxofonista mas joven, Edgar Pool sale a dar tumbos por Nueva York por ultima vez. Mientras sus amigos y amantes lo buscan, recuerdan su vida e intentan descubrir la verdad sobre su brillante y tragica carrera. "The Horn "es una brillante evocacion del mundo del jazz y una viva conmemoracion de los musicos que lo crearon."

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    The Horn
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) John Clellon Holmes, Translated by Daniel Ortiz Peñate
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 336
    Width: 150 mm
    Height: 208 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 322 g
    ISBN 13: 9788493836344
    ISBN 10: 8493836346

    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    BIC subject category V2: FA
    Abridged Dewey: 813
    B&T Book Type: FI
    LC classification: PS
    DC22: FIC
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21110
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 74
    B&T General Subject: 100
    BISAC V2.8: FIC019000
    Thema V1.0: FB
    Editorial Escalera
    Imprint name
    Editorial Escalera
    Publication date
    01 June 2011
    Author Information
    John Clellon Holmes was a Beat author and poet, as well as a professor. A close friend of Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, and Neal Cassady, he is credited with writing the first Beat novel, "Go."