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  • DONOSO, José
    CORONATION. Translated from the Spanish by Jocasta Goodwin

    Edition: First US printing

    New York: Knopf, 1965. Octavo, dark blue cloth and green boards, black top page edges. Light sticker shadow on front free endpaper, just a few small tan spots to endpapers, else fine, no owner names, top page edges dark and unfaded. The George Salter dust jacket has shallow chips and one small tear ends of lightly sunned spine; very small chips to outer corners; nicks to edges; small chip to lower front panel; VG otherwise, flap price intact. First novel of the reknowed Chilean author, it won the William Faulkner Foundation Prize in 1962. Set in Santiago,

    Book ID: 39108
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  • Toledo Sande, Luis (José Martí)
    Crear es pelear, crear es vencer: alguanas ides de José Martí acerca de la creación intellectual

    Edition: First printing

    La Habana (Havana), Cuba: Universidad de la Habana, 1976. pp 44. Orange paper covers. Fine copy. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.; Octavo

    Book ID: 44728
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  • FERNÁNDEZ RETAMAR, Roberto
    CUADERNO PARALELO

    Edition: First Edition

    La Habana (Havana), Cuba: Unión de Escritores y Artistas de Cuba, 1973. pp (113), [3]. Photos in text. Card covers with flaps. VG copy. Poetry. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.; Octavo

    Book ID: 44732
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  • CUBAN POETRY 1959-1966

    Edition: First Edition

    Havana: Book Institute, 1967. Review copy with slip of the Canadian distributor (Progress Books) laid in. Thick octavo, grey boards. (789), pp. Fine copy. Dust jacket has nicks, closed tears, and slight rubbing to spine tips, upper outer corner of front panel; VG otherwise. Photos, biographical sketches, checklists, and poems in Spanish with English translation on facing pages, of 40 Cuban poets. 1.75 kg parcel

    Book ID: 14151
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  • FUENTES, Carlos
    DISTANT RELATIONS. Translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden

    Edition: First edition in English

    New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1982. Cloth and boards. Fine in fine jacket. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 52311
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  • DORR, Nicolás
    EL AGITADO PLEITO ENTRE UN AUTOR Y UN ÁNGEL

    Edition: First Edition

    La Habana (Havana), Cuba: Unión de Escritores y Artistas de Cuba, 1973. Card covers with flaps, with dust jacket which announces the Premio de teatro José Antonio Ramos UNEAC 1972. pp (96). VG copy. A play. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.; Octavo

    Condition: Very Good

    Book ID: 44731
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  • MARTÍNEZ MORENO, Carlos
    EL INFIERNO. Translated by Ann Wright. Introduction by John King

    Edition: First UK edition

    London: Readers International, 1988. Red boards. Text paper yellowed, else fine in fine jacket. This important Uruguayan author's 10th and last novel. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 52317
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  • PAZ, Octavio
    EL LABERINTO DE LA SOLEDAD

    México: Fondo de Clutura Economica, 1959. Second edition, revised & enlarged (first edition was in 1950). Card covers. (195) pp. Bit of rubbing to spine tips and to edges of covers; one inch split to lower spine fold; half inch tear to lower edge of front cover; VG otherwise, no previous owner names. "The labyrinth and solitude are both themes that commonly recur in Latin American literature. This essay on the Mexican character is felt by many to be Paz's most important prose work".; Octavo

    Book ID: 14628
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  • Fernández, José Manuel
    El tren de las 11:30

    La Habana, Cuba: (La Tertulia), 1964 (for 1965). pp 17, stapled, laid into dust wrapper. Some rubbing to edges of wrapper, text paper yellowed, partial separation at rear, VG otherwise. Cuandernos de Prosa 6. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.; 12mo

    Condition: Good

    Book ID: 44730
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  • NERUDA, Pablo
    EPIC SONG. Translated by Richard Schaaf

    Edition: First of this translation

    Falls Church, VA: Azul Editions, 1998. Octavo, glossy card covers (not issued in hardcover). Fine copy. Previously published in English in 1976 as Songs of Protest. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced, depending upon your location. 1885214154

    Book ID: 42647
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  • MALLEA, Eduardo
    FIESTA IN NOVEMBER. Translated from the Spanish by Alis De Sola.

    Edition: First UK edition

    London: Calder and Boyars, 1969. The paper issue. Card covers, sewn sheets. Rubbing to the purple front cover; very light soiling to rear cover; VG otherwise. Second novel to be published in the UK by this important Argentinian author. Originally published in Buenos Aires in 1938. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.; Octavo

    Book ID: 14745
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  • SYLVESTRE, Guy (Jules Superveille)
    GANTS DU CIEL

    Montreal: Fides, 1945. pp 77 + plates. Five unbound gatherings. Light soiling, one small tear, to first and last leaf, VG otherwise. Issue #7, March, 1945, "Hommage à Jules Supervielle", with contributions by the erditor, Alain Bosquet, Robert Élie, and others, and including some unpublished poetry by Superveille. This was W.E. Collin's copy with his catalogue card laid in. "Jules Supervielle (16 January 1884 - 17 May 1960) was a Franco-Uruguayan poet and writer born in Montevideo. He was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature three times. He opposed the surrealism movement in poetry and rejected automatic writing, although he did adopt other techniques of modern poetry. In so doing he anticipated the literary movements of the late…

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    Montreal: Fides, 1945. pp 77 + plates. Five unbound gatherings. Light soiling, one small tear, to first and last leaf, VG otherwise. Issue #7, March, 1945, "Hommage à Jules Supervielle", with contributions by the erditor, Alain Bosquet, Robert Élie, and others, and including some unpublished poetry by Superveille. This was W.E. Collin's copy with his catalogue card laid in. "Jules Supervielle (16 January 1884 - 17 May 1960) was a Franco-Uruguayan poet and writer born in Montevideo. He was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature three times. He opposed the surrealism movement in poetry and rejected automatic writing, although he did adopt other techniques of modern poetry. In so doing he anticipated the literary movements of the late 1940s, including the work of such authors as René Char, Henri Michaux, Saint-John Perse or Francis Ponge. Amongst his admirers are René-Guy Cadou, Alain Bosquet, Lionel Ray, Claude Roy, Philippe Jaccottet and Jacques Réda."- wikipedia. ; Octavo

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    Book ID: 53367
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  • PADILLA, Heberto
    HEROES ARE GRAZING IN MY GARDEN. Translated from the Spanish by Andrew Hurley

    Edition: First edition in English

    New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1984. Cloth & boards. Fine in fine jacket. A novel by this anti-Castro Cuban exile. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 52324
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  • AMADO, Jorge
    HOME IS THE SAILOR: the whole truth concerning the redoubtful adventures of Captain Vasco Moscoso de Aragao, master mariner. Translated from the Portugues by Harriet de Onis

    Edition: First edition in English

    New York: Knopf, 1964. Blue cloth. Fine copy. Price-clipped jacket has minute rubbing to spine tips and outer corners, orange spine panel faintly sunned, else fine. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 52299
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  • Giacoman, Helmy F., editor (Carlos Fuentes)
    HOMENAJEVariaciones interpretativas en torno a su obra.

    Edition: First Edition

    Long Island City, New York: L.A. Publishing Co, 1971. Red boards. pp 494. Slight yellowing to page edges, else fine. 1.1 kg parcel; Octavo

    Book ID: 52308
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  • HOUSE OF MIST by BOMBAL, Maria-Luísa, 1910-80
    BOMBAL, Maria-Luísa, 1910-80
    HOUSE OF MIST

    Edition: First edition in English

    New York: Farrar, Straus, 1947. Octavo, green cloth. Yellowing to page edges, else fine, no owner names. George Salter dust jacket has both corners of front flap clipped; spine lightly darkened, with slight rubbing to folds; rubbing and small corner chips at ends; rear panel lightly soiled and yellowed, with large tears to upper outer corner internally repaired with old, now yellowed, cellotape; yellowing and rubbing to flap folds; in all, good, but still respectable in appearance. The highly regarded Chilean author's first novel, La última niebla (1935). Jacket blurb by her friend Jorge Luis Borges ("Stories of melancholy magic."). Bombal was living with Pablo Neruda when she wrote the book. She re-wrote it herself in English for this edition.

    Book ID: 39206
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  • ALVAREZ, Julia
    HOW THE GARCIA GIRLS LOST THEIR ACCENTS

    Edition: First printing

    Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin, 1991. Advance reading copy. Card covers. Faint soiling to top page edges, else a fine copy. Signed by the author 20 June, 1991. The Dominican Republic-born author's hightly acclaimed first novel, second book.; Squarish 12mo; Signed by Author

    Book ID: 35610
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  • ROA BASTOS, Augusto
    I THE SUPREME

    Edition: First UK printing

    London: Faber, 1987. Grey boards. Text paper and page edges yellowed, else fine in fine jacket. Important Paraguayan novel. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 52321
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  • SOLIS-OGARRIO, Claudia
    INSOMNIOS INSOMNIA Traducción Jennifer Clement y Francis Obsomor

    Edition: First printing

    México: Ediciones el Tucan de Virginia, 2001. Inscribed by Author; Card covers. pp (64). Frontispiece by Claire Weissman Wilks. Shallow chips to fore edge of last leaf from careless opening, else fine. Inscribed by the author to Leon and Connie Rooke. Poetry in Spanish with English translations. ; 16mo; Signed by Author

    Book ID: 53954
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  • MOOCK, Armando
    ISABEL SANDOVAL MODAS: comedia en dos actos

    Santiago, Chile: Nascimento, 1929. A later printing (first was in 1915). Octavo, 56 pp, in cream card covers. Short tears at spine ends, text paper inevitably toned, else a VG copy, leaves unopened at edges. Armando Moock Bosquet (1894-1942) was a prolific Chilean playwright. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.

    Book ID: 41871
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