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Death in the afternoon.

Ernest Hemingway

Death in the afternoon.

by Ernest Hemingway

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Published by Jonathan Cape .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published in 1932.

The Physical Object
Pagination359p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages359
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18702470M

Death In The Afternoon by Ernest Hemingway Still considered one of the best books ever written about bullfighting, A fascinating look at the history and grandeur of bullfighting, "Death in the Afternoon" is also a deeper contemplation of the nature of cowardice and bravery, sport and tragedy, and is enlivened throughout by Hemingway's sharp. This non-fiction book is Hemingway’s tribute to and justification of what he saw as the art and skill of bullfighting. Together with a potted history of bullfighting the author adds his views on what makes it more than a mere spectacle, elevating it to a ritualized display of courage encompassing everything a man needs to know about life and death.

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Death in the Afternoon records Ernest Hemingway’s ten-year love affair with the bullfight: It is the product of more than a decade of observing these contests, talking about them, mingling with. Other articles where Death in the Afternoon is discussed: Ernest Hemingway: passion for bullfighting resulted in Death in the Afternoon (), a learned study of a spectacle he saw more as tragic ceremony than as sport. Similarly, a safari he took in –34 in the big-game region of Tanganyika resulted in Green Hills of Africa (), an account of big-game hunting..


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