Image of Tallie Author:Elick Moll In the absolute privacy existing between novel and reader, you are invited to put aside for a while the cynicism which has become virtually a climate of the mind for today's writers and readers alike-and expose yourself to the all but forgotten emotions of romantic love. Image of Tallie is a tale that weaves, in a wholly modern context, the sp... more »ell of old romance.
Its protagonist is very much a man of today. He is an established and successful writer, lazing on an assignment for a series of articles on Spain. He has had numerous affairs with women; he has participate din the history of his times and lost an eye in one of the wars. But what has it all meant?
Then one day he picks up a month-old copy of the New York Times. A small item datelined Mexico City evokes an image at once beautiful and wry, sad and joyous, tender and erotic - the image of Tallie.« less