Books by Federico Andahazi

THE ANATOMIST by Federico Andahazi
Released: Sept. 1, 1998

The Anatomist ($22.95; Sept. 1998; 256 pp.; 0-385-49132-8): This much-ballyhooed first novel from Argentina, which is set in a credibly realized 16th-century Venice, sets out to tell the story of physician Mateo Colombo, a bold scientific adventurer (likened, overemphatically, to his namesake Christopher Columbus) who in the course of his researches "discovers" the clitoris—and is promptly imprisoned by outraged Church officials. Read full book review >