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Trivia About The Gray Notebook. Ostensibly a diary of a young man finishing, unwillingly and unhappily, his law degree and, more happily and enthusiastically, starting a career as a writer, Pla really worked on The Gray Notebook for over 40 years and only published in much later in life, reworked but not still in the form of a daily journal that makes it such an interesting and hard to explain work.

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I’m not sure whether to compare this book to Boswell’s “Life of Samuel Johnson” or Anthony Bourdain’s entertaining round-the-world visits eating food in unlikely spots. Learn more – opens in a new window or tab. The Gray Notebook begins, and ends, before all that, however.

The Gray Notebook by Josep Pla

He also offers plenty of views on human nature. Be the first to write a review. Want to Read saving…. See the seller’s listing for full details. There jksep no plot to speak of, and nothing really happens, and that’s a tough task to se man, I hate writing negative reviews, it’s tiring and it makes me feel nasty, even though the last three authors are long dead.

El Cuarderno Gris es uno de esos libros que hay que ir leyendo a lo largo de un amplio espacio de tiempo.

Feb 17, Lydia rated it it was ok. El diario de juventud de Josep Pla se asemeja a un buen brandy: Skip to main content. La sencillez con que Pla pone sobre el papel las ideas, recuerdos, impresiones, opiniones que le surgen en la cabeza es asombrosa. A new, unread, unused book in perfect condition with no missing or damaged pages. Esta es la segunda vez que lo leo. Este libro, al estar dividido en entradas de diario, resulta ideal para ello.


Some of the sketches go cuadwrno than necessary, but others are enriched with great descriptive flourishes as well as Pla’s opinions on contemporary philosophers, writers, and poets.

The Gray Notebook

Pla is a journalist, and this book is not so much about narrative and invention—though the apocryphal writing process bring this somewhat into doubt—but about reality and perception and how best to put the first, through the latter, into words on a page. Unfortunately due to requiring immediate payment on each item means we cannot offer combined postage discounts. Con grandes momentos, empero. Brand new Perfect Paperback. In ,the first year, the university is closed due to influenza, and he writes about each person in his small hometown of Palafrugell, Spain.

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Oddly, cuadrrno as well as women in general, at least once Pla’s university reopens is almost entirely absent from the diary of this young man of letters notwithstanding a visit to a local cathouse or twoas are entries about other people’s books. Buyers may be subject to additional charges for customs clearance. What is best about it, I think, is a model for how a young writer should work on his or her craft.

His hometown, his family and friends, and the dinner he ate ever week. There’s talk of a couple of French novels, as well as of pieces by some long-dead Catalan writers no one outside Catalonia is likely to be familiar with Robert Robert?


No era exactamente lo que yo me esperaba y me resultaba muy cansado de leer; no me interesaba. Le cahier gris Josep Pla. As a journalist he worked in France, Italy, England, Germany and Russia, from where he wrote political and cultural chronicles in Catalan. All orders get full access to our online status tracking service, allowing you to view realtime order progress.

Jan 28, Tuck rated it it was amazing Shelves: And does Pla succeed in this? And something that every writer must both think about, and work hard on.

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I enjoyed it three ;la a half stars, let’s say and will be reading more Pla, but there are two Spanish-language diaries, more contemporary, that I prefer: I ask him to read it slowly and calmly. The journal is filled with wonderful descriptions of the beautiful landscapes of Catalonia, whether it is the mountain walks above the ocean or the sea ports filled with small fisherboats and the men who work them.

Josep Pla, a budding young writer, was studying law in Barcelona in when the university was shut down because of the Spanish flu epidemic. Take a look at our Returning an item help page for more details. Mar 10, Nicholas During rated it it was amazing. Lists with This Book. Cuaderno de lectura con gfis de.

Jul 19, Ken rated it really liked it Shelves: