Its first book was ‘El oficio de vivir’ (The Profession of Living), by Pavese. It was 1969. Today the label has surpassed 4,000 titles.
Nabokov, Amis, Martín Gaite, Chirbes, and Arundhati Roy reflect the demanding trajectory in novel and essay. A reference for many generations.
Jorge Herralde, son of a “prudent industrial metallurgist”, was dedicated to following the family tradition, and therefore studied industrial engineering. He could have also continued winning awards as a horseman jumping hurdles. But he was taken by the urge to read and spread what he had discovered.
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