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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.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    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

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    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.

    Condition: Book: Very Good, Binding: Softcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    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".

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    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.

    Condition: Book: Good, Binding: Softcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Trade Paperback

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 14745
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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.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    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

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    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.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 52321
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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.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 41871
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  • SUBERCASEAUX, Benjamin
    JEMMY BUTTON. Translated from the Spanish by Mary and Fred del Villar

    Edition: First editon in English

    New York: Macmillan, 1954. Grey cloth, endpaper maps. Light yellowing to page edges, very light spine sunning, else fine. Price-clipped jacket has nicks and very small chips, mild spine sunning, VG othewise. An historical novel of Tierra del Fuego. Chilean author.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 52327
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  • Monegal, Emir Rodriguez (Jorge Luis Borges)
    JORGE LUIS BORGES: a literary biography

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Dutton, 1978. Cloth & boards. pp 502, index. Fine in VG price-clipped jacket. 1.5 kg parcel

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 50240
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  • ARGUEDAS, José María
    JOSÉ MARÍA ARGUEDAS Y LA NEUVA NOVELA INDÍGENA DEL PERÚ. Numero especial de la Revista "Coral"

    Valparaiso, Chile: Coral, 1970. Quarto, card covers. pp (64). Spine has minor wear at head, small horizontal crack, VG clean & unworn copy otherwise, no owner names. Coral no. 13, October, 1970. Articles by Ariel Dorfman, Mario Vargas Llosa, and others.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 41867
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  • GARCIA MÁRQUEZ, Gabriel
    LA AVENTURA DE MIGUEL LITTIN CLANDESTINO EN CHILE.

    Edition: First of this combined edition

    Mexico: Editorial Diana, 1986. Mexican issue, June (Bogata first ed. was in May - 250 k copies). White boards, spine lettered in black. (155), [5] pp. Tiny bruise to lower outer corner of front cover; narrow band of light tanning to upper and lower edges of covers; neat 1986 ink name to half title page and again to just above "Coleccion Periodistica" on the title page; else fine. Black on white jacket has 1/4 inch tears to folds at spine tips; tear to upper outer corner of rear panel internally repaired; minute soiling, soft creases to panels; near fine otherwise, attractive, no chips. Printed in Columbia. Verso of title states "1a. edicion, junio, 1986". Covers 20.4 cm tall. This…

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    Mexico: Editorial Diana, 1986. Mexican issue, June (Bogata first ed. was in May - 250 k copies). White boards, spine lettered in black. (155), [5] pp. Tiny bruise to lower outer corner of front cover; narrow band of light tanning to upper and lower edges of covers; neat 1986 ink name to half title page and again to just above "Coleccion Periodistica" on the title page; else fine. Black on white jacket has 1/4 inch tears to folds at spine tips; tear to upper outer corner of rear panel internally repaired; minute soiling, soft creases to panels; near fine otherwise, attractive, no chips. Printed in Columbia. Verso of title states "1a. edicion, junio, 1986". Covers 20.4 cm tall. This is the uncommon variant of the Mexican issue with the sheets sewn (instead of perfect bound) and the book a bit taller. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.

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    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 7343
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