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James Hamilton rated it it was amazing Sep 09, He is believed to have traveled to Mexico to gain a firsthand perspective on that country’s ongoing revolution.

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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Maybe I’m just really morbid but this book hooked me in right from parricixas title and kept my attention all the way to the end.

The diction is the joy of the satire, the overly polite and genteel way the brigands talk. The sardonic view of human nature that informed his work — along with biefce vehemence as a critic, with his motto “nothing matters” — earned him the ni Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce was an American editorialist, journalist, short story writer, fabulist and satirist.

It probably makes me a bad person, but I love the assumption of all of Bierce’s characters that they are decent people. Bruce rated it it was amazing Oct 31, To ask other readers questions about El clan de los parricidas y otras historias macabrasplease sign up. Andy Sandy rated it it was amazing Nov 16, Want to Read saving….


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Be the first to ask a question about El clan de los parricidas y otras historias macabras. El clan de los parricidas y otras historias macabras by Ambrose Bierce. Bierce disappeared in December Laura rated it it was amazing May 08, Refresh and try again. What I love best is that the author Bierce does not rely on graphic details of the murders but instead uses a more pedantic prose style, peppered with plenty of dry wit and whimsy, to hike up the horror of the stories.

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El clan de los parricidas y otras historias macabras

Ambrose Bierce master combination of black humor, sarcasm and cynicism makes the trick and your inner parricidal tendencies will make you laugh and laugh. Carlos Ramirez rated it it was amazing Nov 26, Return to Book Page. No trivia or quizzes yet. This style often embraces an abrupt beginning, dark imagery, vague references to time, limited descriptions, the theme of war, and impossible events.

Chris Wiedmeyer rated it it was amazing Jan 16, It consists of 4 short stories, all of which are about people who killed their parents.


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Sometimes it gets downright crazy, like a music box that not only barks like a dog and crows at dawn, but also breaks the 10 commandments–it dizzies padricidas mind to think how a box would, for example, violate the 7th, or the 8th.

Adrian Fix rated it it was amazing Apr 29, Trivia About The Parenticide Club. Leidy Insuasti rated it it was amazing Mar 21, This latter point recommends Bierce’s work to the serious law student.

How could it be that parriidas book dedicated to gloss parricides makes me laugh so much? But so compelling and hilarious! A series of rather morbid and grotesques tales, depicting family murders and related by the murderers The tales include: So terrible and so, so, funny.

Breaking the 6th, of course, is elemental to everything that inhabits Bierce’s world.