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Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio
The Testimony of Yarfoz

(El testimonio de Yarfoz)

Literary Fiction

  • Published: 09/04/2015
  • ISBN: 9788490627211
  • 304 pages

Prince Nébride, governor of the noble and peacefulcity of Escescésina, finds himself forced into exilebecause of a series of differences with rival cities. Heis accompanied by his loyal friend Yarfoz, the son ofa hydraulic engineer, who explains the circumstancesthat led the prince to this situation and theadventures they share over the course of theirjourney. A work that combines fantastical inventionwith historical reconstruction.

About the author

Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio’s first book was The Adventures of the Ingenious Alfanhui. He published Y el corazón calienteDientes, pólvoraFebreroLas semanas del jardínThe JaramaRiverEl testimonio de Yarfoz and the short-storycollection El Geco. He was awarded the Cervantes Prize and in 2009, the National Prize for SpanishLetters, both in recognition of his lifetimeachievements.