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Eyes That Have Seen the Sea

Tomás González

Translated by Lucy Greaves

‘He had just finished unpacking his rucksack, new only ten days ago and now a sodden, salty, decomposing rag, when they called him.’

Tomás González

Tomás González was born in Medellín, Colombia in 1950. He is the author of Abraham Among Bandits along with other novels, story collections and books of poetry. His most recent novel is Difficult Light.

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Translated by Lucy Greaves

Lucy Greaves has lived and worked in Colombia, Peru, Chile and Switzerland, and holds an MA in Literary Translation from the University of East Anglia. She works as a freelance translator from Spanish, Portuguese and French, and she is based in Bristol, UK.

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