Josep Pla, a budding young writer, was studying law in Barcelona in .. sincero, con unos toques de humor que me han ganado, El cuaderno gris es uno . Amb a penes vint anys, Josep Pla accedeix als cercles socials de la Barcelona noucentista. Després d’abandonar els estudis de Medicina i començar Dret. Cuaderno gris, El. Un dietario. Título original: El quadern gris. Traducción de Dionisio Ridruejo y Gloria Ros. by Pla, Josep [Palafrugell, – Llofriu, ]: and.

Author: Majas Aracage
Country: Cambodia
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Finance
Published (Last): 20 April 2012
Pages: 217
PDF File Size: 2.43 Mb
ePub File Size: 3.16 Mb
ISBN: 961-6-53288-228-5
Downloads: 30940
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Dainos

I probably preferred the entries from Good book, on the whole, and the first book I’ve read all the way through in Catalan I’ve read bits and pieces of other books of Pla’s and a story or two by other writers. His initial support for the Franco regime, and his liberal-conservative politics, led to his qualified rejection by the politically progressive Catalan literary community after the fall of Francoist Spain in the s. To ask other readers questions about The Gray Notebookplease sign up.

Apparently a classic since so few writers have written in the Catalonian language.

Josep Pla (Author of El cuaderno gris)

He intentado encontrar la naturaleza exacta de El Cuaderno Grispero no he encontrado consenso. No era exactamente lo que yo me esperaba y me resultaba muy cansado de leer; no me interesaba. Unlike Proust this book is not about how memories of events can turn into creative ideas and interpretations of what has happened and how it changed things, it is really meant to be a clear, precise, but also beautiful look at what the world is like.


El Cuarderno Gris es uno de esos libros que hay que ir leyendo a lo largo de un amplio espacio de tiempo. He also went back to the journal in his 60s and rewrote parts jsep publication.

Product details Paperback Publisher: I probably preferred the entries from life in the country Palafrugell and with his family and village friends to those from Pla’s student cyaderno and subsequent initiation into journalism in Barcelona. Open Preview See a Problem? Share your thoughts with other customers. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Geert rated it it was ok Apr 10, plw As a journalist he worked in France, Italy, England, Germany and Russia, from where he wrote political and cultural chronicles in Catalan.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

Books by Josep Pla. John Murphy rated it liked it May 07, If you like straight-shooter writing, clean and clear like George Orwell’s, this book might pal up your alley. The book is so full of beautiful images and perfect adjectives that sometimes is too much.

The Gray Notebook

Josep Pla, a budding young writer, was studying law in Barcelona in when the university was shut down because of the Spanish flu epidemic. Dice el propio Pla sobre el cuadreno Aug 22, Lauren Wild rated it it was amazing.


Trivia About The Gray Notebook. Caderno Pla’s notebooks, detailing his 19th and 20th years, might seem incredibly precocious, but the introduction tells us that he came back to them as a much older, more established writer, fixing them up for posterity.

Jan 28, Tuck rated it it was amazing Shelves: Ha sido toda una aventura que me ha dejado muchos momentos muy buenos y muchas ideas sobre las que reflexionar.

This journal by Pla was written in while he was in law school and after.

El cuaderno gris: JOSEP PLA: : Books

When he went back to the university in Barcelona, he seems to do the same. Lists with This Book. The book is also as much memoir as it is diary, and indeed it’s sometimes a bit disconcerting to read the purportedly twenty-one-year-old Pla look back on his adolescence as if from a great distance much of the diary, then, was obviously revised, and probably rather heavily, much later.

Preview — El quadern gris.

And does Pla succeed in this? Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. View all 4 comments.