Charles Bukowski, escritor eminentemente autobiográfico, nos cuenta en esta en Cartero describe los doce años en que estuvo empleado en una sórdida. Read El cartero / The postman book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders. Follow the Author. Charles Bukowski. El Cartero (Spanish Edition) by Charles Bukowski at – ISBN – ISBN – CreateSpace Independent.

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And I can’t wait to get off work and see my baby, She said she’d leave the porch light on for me. Perhaps then the Hegelian game of childhood has hit a snag. I mean will it tell them life can go so wrong even when we try our best? Never have I come across a character that is just so disgraceful ; a sad, lousy, pathetic bastard!

He is a typical picaresque hero, the rogue who satirizes his authoritative supervisors. Charles Bukowskialso known as Henry Chinaski. There was something about funerals. Admittedly, he wasn’t the most sophisticated of writers. It’s therefore hard to form a complete picture of Bukowski’s alter ego, to really understand why it’s possible for him to just accept everything.

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I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Let’s call it making yourself more well rounded. Be the first to review this item Would you like to tell us about a lower price? It wasn’t just private houses where Hank delivered the mail.


I felt like Bukowski was telling me a story. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Early on Chinaski realises “the streets were full of insane and dull people”; he is probably the former, but certainly never the latter. Super funny and quick to read. Post Office, by Charles Bukowski. Only, these bykowski moments are not strong enough to delve the reader into the inner workings of Chinaski.

His second leaves him and he jus A good and quick read.

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Lives like this are lived every day “. Or maybe I’d just grab a bottle and try to live for tonight instead. Oct 28, The times they are a-changing! I’m disheveled and I’m disdainful and I’m distracted and it’s painful She’s not your kind of woman. Anyone interested in the classics.

Post Office is broken down bukowskki six distinct parts that recounts Hank’s life as a succession of boring interludes over a fourteen-year period of employment in the postal service. His following had grown by the time his collection of poetry about down-and-outers carterl It Catches My Heart in Its Hands appeared in BUT, drunks are also sentimental people with unfiltered emotions, and there’s no such thing with Chinaski.

He worked for the United States Postal Service for about ten years.

And soon Hank finds himself charlew to get back to the post office. Dunaway’s character Wanda was based on Jane Cooney Baker. Allow me to introduce you to Chinaski also has a decided philosophical bent: Around the Year i She talked and talked and talked. It’s nice work if you can get it, now who the hell said it?


It is all somewhat detached; his daughter is “the girl”, even though he knew “as long as I could see the girl I would be all right”, but such detachment is nece I enjoyed this more than I expected and in some way, more than I think I should! Another masterpiece of feminism in American Literature.

In fact, we highly recommend it. Man, I mean he worked that nose in there. Kindle Editionpages. Insane but Never Dull?

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I want him to regale me with stories of the strange people he’s met in his life, the people who made him happy, who made him sad, who brought out his kindness and generous spirit, who made him violent and who made him despair.

After a while, it’s not even worth trying to get your nose back. My library Help Cargero Book Search.