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INSOMNIOS INSOMNIA Traducción Jennifer Clement y Francis Obsomor

by SOLIS-OGARRIO, Claudia

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2001
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México: Ediciones el Tucan de Virginia. 2001. First printing. Softcover. 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 .
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LLUVIA EN EL DESIERTO / RAIN IN THE DESERT: Poems. Translated by Celeste Kostopolus-Cooperman

by AGOSIN, Marjorie

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Published
1999
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First printing
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Sante Fe, NM: Sherman Asher. 1999. First printing. Softcover. Glossy card covers. Bi-lingual text. Fine copy. Chilean-American author.; Oblong octavo .
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GANTS DU CIEL

by SYLVESTRE, Guy (Jules Superveille)

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Published
1945
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Montreal: Fides. 1945. Softcover. 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à Jules Supervielle", with contributions by the erditor, Alain Bosquet, Robert Élie, and others, and including some unpublished poetry by Superveille.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… Read more
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by TAIBO, Paco Ignacio II

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Published
2008
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First Mexican printing
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México: Planeta. 2008. First Mexican printing. Softcover. Inscribed by Author; Card covers. Stated first printing, Sept., 2008. Fine copy. Inscribed by the authot to noted Canadian author Leon Rooke in 2008. A collection of essays. Text is in Spanish.; 12mo; Signed by Author .
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LATIN AMERICA: at war with the past

by FUENTES, Carlos

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2001
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Toronto: Anansi. 2001. Softcover. Card covers. pp (75). Text paper lightly toned, else fine. A new edition of this volume in the Massey Lectures series, first published by CBC in 1985. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.; Octavo .
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POINTS OF DEPARTURE: new stories from Mexico. Translated by Gustavo V. Segado

by LAVIN, Monica, editor

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2001
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San Francisco: City Lights. 2001. First printing. Softcover. Inscribed by editor; Glossy card covers. Fine copy. Inscribed by the editor to a noted Canadian literary couple.; Squarish octavo; Signed by editor .
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Port Townsend, WA, c 2001: Copper Canyon Press. Softcover. "Second Edition". Glossy card covers. Poems in Spanish with English translations. Small tan spot to lower page edges, else fine. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced; Squarish 12mo .
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CHRONICLE OF A DEATH FORETOLD. Translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa.

by GARCIA MARQUEZ, Gabriel

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Published
1983
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First US printing
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9780394530741
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New York: Knopf. 1983. First US printing. Hardcover. 0394530748 . Brown cloth. Advance copy for review, so rubber stamped at front and with review slip laid in. With ink ownership signature of noted Canadian novelist and short story writer Leon Rooke. Fine in fine first state jacket (price sticker on front flap). Jacket flap mentions One Hundred… Read more
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MEMORIES OF MY MELANCHOLY WHORES. Translated from the Spanish by Edith Grossman

by GARCÍA MÁRQUEZ, Gabriel

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Published
2005
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First UK printing
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9780224077644
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London: Cape. 2005. First UK printing. Hardcover.. 0224077643 . Black boards. Fine in jacket jacket. ; Octavo .
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ONE DAY OF LIFE. Translated from the Spanish by Bill Brow

by ARGUETA, Manlio

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1983
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New York: Vintage. 1983. Softcover. Card covers. Slight rubbing to spine ends, VG otherwise. A novel of El Salvador. ; Octavo .
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ONE DAY OF LIFE. Translated from the Spanish by Bill Brow

by ARGUETA, Manlio

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Published
1983
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First edition in English
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New York: Vintage. 1983. First edition in English. Softcover. Card covers. Ink gift inscription to a well-known Canadian author, VG otherwise. A novel of El Salvador. ; Octavo .
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CHILDHOOD. Translated from the Portuguese by Celso de Oliveira and with an Introduction by Ashley Brown

by RAMOS, Graciliano

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Published
1979
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First UK printing
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London: Peter Owen. 1979. First UK printing. Hardcover. Orange boards. Light yellowing and quite minor foxing to the page edges, else fine. Black dust jacket has light rubbing, VG+ otherwise. A Brazilian classic, a novelized memoir of North-East Brazil at the turn of the 20th century. ; Octavo .
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HEROES ARE GRAZING IN MY GARDEN. Translated from the Spanish by Andrew Hurley

by PADILLA, Heberto

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Published
1984
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First edition in English
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New York: Farrar Straus Giroux. 1984. First edition in English. Hardcover. Cloth & boards. Fine in fine jacket. A novel by this anti-Castro Cuban exile. ; Octavo .
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EL INFIERNO. Translated by Ann Wright. Introduction by John King

by MARTÍNEZ MORENO, Carlos

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Published
1988
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First UK edition
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London: Readers International. 1988. First UK edition. Hardcover. Red boards. Text paper yellowed, else fine in fine jacket. This important Uruguayan author's 10th and last novel. ; Octavo .
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JEMMY BUTTON. Translated from the Spanish by Mary and Fred del Villar

by SUBERCASEAUX, Benjamin

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Published
1954
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First editon in English
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New York: Macmillan. 1954. First editon in English. Hardcover. 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. ; Octavo .
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ONE EARTH, FOUR OR FIVE WORLDS: Reflections on Contemporary History. Translated by Helen R. Lane

by PAZ, Octavio

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Published
1985
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First edition in English
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New York: Harcourrt Brace Jovanovich. 1985. First edition in English. Hardcover. Cloth & boards. Remainder stripe to top page edges. else fine in fine jacket. ; Octavo .
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Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth. pp (283). Text in double columns. Ink owner name at front, else a VG+ jacketless copy. An epic poem by the first native-born Chilean poet, it praises the military deeds of Hurtado de Mendoza, Governor of Chile and Indian fighter. ; Octavo .
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PARADISO. Translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa

by LIMA, José Lezama

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Published
1974
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First UK edition
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London: Secker & Warburg. 1974. First UK edition. Hardcover. Purple boards. Page edges yellowed, small crease at foot of spine, VG+ otherwise. Jacket has nicks, tiny chip, slight rubbing, VG otherwise, flap price intact. One of the great Latin American novels. Cuban author. Homoerotic content. ; Octavo .
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SPIKS: stories. Translated and with an Introduction by Victoria Ortiz

by SOTO, Pedro Juan

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Published
1973
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First US printing
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New York: Monthly Review Press. 1973. First US printing. Hardcover. Red cloth. pp 92. Light yellowing to page edges, else a fine bright copy. Important Puerto Rican author, his second book; Octavo .
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I THE SUPREME

by ROA BASTOS, Augusto

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