I like the story -- I don't like the pictures. Perhaps Zhenya Gay is becoming too self-consciously primitive; the result...

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MANUELITO OF COSTA RICA

I like the story -- I don't like the pictures. Perhaps Zhenya Gay is becoming too self-consciously primitive; the result seems to me almost grotesque and out of scale, and I felt they hurt a good enough story of round the season incidents in rural Costa Rica, -- the oxen parade, the celebration of Christmas, etc.

Pub Date: Sept. 18, 1940

ISBN: N/A

Page Count: -

Publisher: Messner

Review Posted Online: N/A

Kirkus Reviews Issue: Sept. 1, 1940