The Forgery


by Barrera, Ave, Jones, Ellen, Myers, Robin | Mexico
Paperback | 173 pages, No

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An artist races to finish his forgery of a masterpiece while held captive in surreal, menacing splendor.

Jose Federico Burgos is a failed painter turned forger trapped in surreal, an architectural masterpiece hidden behind high walls, an impish vagabond, and some very resourceful, very intimidating twins-Forgery pays homage to greats like Juan Rulfo and Luis Barragan, traversing late 20th Century Guadalajara with the exuberance and eccentricity of an 18th Century picaresque.

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