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Product Description: Recognized in Mexico as one of the country's most important contemporary dramatists, Emilio Carballido has only recently become known in other countries through his plays and short stories. This translation introduces Carballido as a novelist...read more

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9780292712515 | Univ of Texas Pr, June 30, 1968, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Recognized in Mexico as one of the country's most important contemporary dramatists, Emilio Carballido has only recently become known in other countries through his plays and short stories.

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Product Description: A major declaration of women's intellectual freedom written by a Mexican nun in 1691 and published in Spain in 1701 after her death. This is the first English-language translation, first published in 1982 by a small New England press...read more

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9780915998159 | Lime Rock Pr, June 1, 1982, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: A major declaration of women's intellectual freedom written by a Mexican nun in 1691 and published in Spain in 1701 after her death.

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Product Description: Peden, Margaret Sayers

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9780805793512 | Twayne Pub, May 1, 1983, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Peden, Margaret Sayers

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Product Description: bilingual, Mexico, tr Margaret Sayers Peden

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9780916950606 | Bilingual Pr, December 1, 1985, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: bilingual, Mexico, tr Margaret Sayers Peden

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Product Description: The atom, a tuna, laziness, love—the everyday elements and essences of human experience glow in the translucent language of Neruda's odes. Chilean poet Pablo Neruda wrote three books of odes during his lifetime. Odas elementales was published in 1954, followed in subsequent years by Nuevas odas elementales and Tercer libro de las odas...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780520227088 | Univ of California Pr, September 1, 2000, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: The atom, a tuna, laziness, love—the everyday elements and essences of human experience glow in the translucent language of Neruda's odes.
9780520071728 | Univ of California Pr, August 1, 1990, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Offers a selection of the poems Neruda wrote about everday objects, combining Marxist principles with innovative poetic techniques, in the original Spanish with parallel English translations

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9781870352635 | Gardners Books, May 1, 1991, cover price $30.90

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Product Description: "When it was first published in Spanish, THE TUNNEL won the applause of Thomas Mann and Albert Camus and was described as an existentialist classic," reminded The New York Times Book Review, in its recent review. Indeed, THE TUNNEL is one of the most highly regarded short novels of the twentieth century...read more

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9780345373779 | Bilingual edition (Ballantine Books, October 1, 1991), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: "When it was first published in Spanish, THE TUNNEL won the applause of Thomas Mann and Albert Camus and was described as an existentialist classic," reminded The New York Times Book Review, in its recent review.

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Offers interviews with Mexican playwrights, sculptors, poets, novelists, photographers, critics, choreographers, architects, and weavers

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9781560980605 | Smithsonian Inst Pr, November 1, 1991, cover price $62.00 | About this edition: Offers interviews with Mexican playwrights, sculptors, poets, novelists, photographers, critics, choreographers, architects, and weavers

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9781560980612 | Smithsonian Inst Pr, November 1, 1991, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Offers interviews with Mexican playwrights, sculptors, poets, novelists, photographers, critics, choreographers, architects, and weavers

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Product Description: If a picture paints a thousand words, a poem can evoke a thousand images. In this illustrated, bilingual volume of poetry, two of Mexico's most prominent artists, poet and painter, join their words and images of animals to create a work of startling insight and beauty...read more

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9780292765481 | 1 edition (Univ of Texas Pr, September 1, 1993), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: If a picture paints a thousand words, a poem can evoke a thousand images.

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Product Description: Ramón López Velarde (1888-1921) was one of the most Mexican of Mexican poets, whose sense of history found expression in many poems, including his best-known "La suave Patria" ("Sweet Land"). This bilingual collection, drawn primarily from Poesías completas y el minutero, offers English-language readers our first book-length introduction to his poetry...read more

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9780292746862 | 1 edition (Univ of Texas Pr, June 1, 1995), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Ramón López Velarde (1888-1921) was one of the most Mexican of Mexican poets, whose sense of history found expression in many poems, including his best-known "La suave Patria" ("Sweet Land").

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Product Description: Ramon Lopez Velarde (1888-1921) was one of the most Mexican of Mexican poets, whose sense of history found expression in many poems, including his best-known La suave Patria (Sweet Land). This bilingual collection, drawn primarily from Poesias completas y el minutero, offers English-language readers our first book-length introduction to his poetry...read more

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9780292746855 | Univ of Texas Pr, July 1, 1995, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Ramon Lopez Velarde (1888-1921) was one of the most Mexican of Mexican poets, whose sense of history found expression in many poems, including his best-known La suave Patria (Sweet Land).

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When her womanizing husband's spendthrift ways force her to to leave her native Colombia to find work in Madrid, Teodora Vencejos takes a job with master chef Dr. Amiel, who gives her a sensuous education in both the culinary and erotic arts.

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9780060173654 | Harpercollins, February 1, 1996, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: 'Buitrago enjoys an international reputation, but this is the first of her works to be translated into English.

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After one night of passion, Azucena, an astroanalyst in twenty-third-century Mexico City, is separated from her Twin Soul, Rodrigo, and journeys across the galaxy and through past lives to find her lost love, encountering a deadly enemy along the way. Simultaneous.

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9780517706817 | Hardcover with CD edition (Crown Pub, September 1, 1996), cover price $4.99 | About this edition: 'Fusion of science fiction and adventure-romance attempts to produce a multimedia 'event' that narrates through comic-strip panels and period music on accompanying CD.

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9780679456117 | Random House, October 1, 1996, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: After one night of passion, Azucena, an astroanalyst in twenty-third-century Mexico City, is separated from her Twin Soul, Rodrigo, and journeys across the galaxy and through past lives to find her lost love, encountering a deadly enemy along the way.

When her womanizing husband's spendthrift ways force her to leave her native Colombia to seek work in Madrid, Teodora Vencejos takes a job with master chef Dr. Amiel, who offers her a sensuous education in both the culinary and erotic arts. Reprint.

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9780060928001 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, February 1, 1997), cover price $11.00 | About this edition: When her womanizing husband's spendthrift ways force her to leave her native Colombia to seek work in Madrid, Teodora Vencejos takes a job with master chef Dr.

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'This en face annotated edition of selected writings of the Mexican poet includes the Respuesta to the Bishop of Puebla (1691) and a broad selection of her poetry and dramatic texts: nine love sonnets; segments from Primero sueäno, Villancico VI to SaintCatherine, and Loa para el auto sacramental de el divino Narciso; and Leonor's speech from the play Los empeänos de una casa. Peden's 'Translator's Note' explains her translation strategy of 'moving backwards' towards the poet's place and time, which skillfully captures the full flavor of the baroque past. Stavans' extensive 'Introduction' and 'Suggestions for Further Reading' provide orientation to Sor Juana's masterpieces and their social and intellectual contexts. Highly recommended for classroom and general use'--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.http://www.loc.gov/hlas/Collects many of the writings of Juana Inâes de la Cruz, including a defense of the rights of women to participate in intellectual pursuits, and contains autobiographical sonnets, religious poetry, and love poems. (view table of contents)

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9780140447033 | Penguin Classics, March 1, 1997, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: 'This en face annotated edition of selected writings of the Mexican poet includes the Respuesta to the Bishop of Puebla (1691) and a broad selection of her poetry and dramatic texts: nine love sonnets; segments from Primero sueäno, Villancico VI to SaintCatherine, and Loa para el auto sacramental de el divino Narciso; and Leonor's speech from the play Los empeänos de una casa.

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Set in the tumultuous years following the Mexican revolution, this extraordinary tale of love is seen through the eyes of the irresistible Catalina Guzman, a guileless adolescent who leaves her poor parents to marry a retired general twice her age. Original.

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9781573226028 | Reprint edition (Riverhead Books, May 1, 1997), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: 'Excellent, highly colloquial translation of Arrâancame la vida (see HLAS 48:5193), set in post-revolutionary Mexico.

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A work combining personal narrative and erotic lore offers recipes, poems, stories, paintings, and anecdotes focusing on the sensuality of food

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9780783803104 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, September 1, 1998), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A work combining personal narrative and erotic lore offers recipes, poems, stories, paintings, and anecdotes focusing on the sensuality of food
9780060175900 | 1 edition (Harpercollins, March 1, 1998), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: A work combining personal narrative and erotic lore offers recipes, poems, stories, paintings, and anecdotes focusing on the sensuality of food

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A best-selling novelist offers a combination of memoir and meditation that explores the nature of the passionate life, especially the delights of food and sex, and includes family recipes, musings on aphrodisiacs, poems, retellings of ancient tales, and more. Reprint. Tour.

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9780060930172 | Perennial, April 1, 1999, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A work combining personal narrative and erotic lore offers recipes, poems, stories, paintings, and anecdotes focusing on the sensuality of food

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Josefa Ferrer, a famed Chilean singer, narrates the story of her best friend, Violeta, a woman who has suffered a brutal and violent tragedy, in an insightful tale of friendship, betrayal, disillusionment, grief, and second chances, in the first American publication of a novel by the acclaimed Latin American author.

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9780385498012 | Doubleday, June 1, 2000, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Josefa Ferrer, a famed Chilean singer, narrates the story of her best friend, Violeta, a woman who has suffered a brutal and violent tragedy, in an insightful tale of friendship, betrayal, disillusionment, grief, and second chances, in the first American publication of a novel by the acclaimed Latin American author.

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Gathers prose poems and recollections of friends, travel, and experiences by the Chilean poet and Nobel prizewinner
By Pablo Neruda (editor), Margaret Sayers Peden (trans) and Miguel Otera Silva (editor)

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9780374518110 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 1, 2001, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Gathers prose poems and recollections of friends, travel, and experiences by the Chilean poet and Nobel prizewinner

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Product Description: Five years after the publication of the internationally acclaimed volume of poems, MY NIGHT WITH FREDERICO GARCIA LORCA (in its third printing), Jaime Manrique, called by the Washington Post Book World, "The most accomplished gay Latino writer of his generation," delivers his second volume of poems in a ilingual edition...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781891305573 | Painted Leaf Pr, April 1, 2001, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Five years after the publication of the internationally acclaimed volume of poems, MY NIGHT WITH FREDERICO GARCIA LORCA (in its third printing), Jaime Manrique, called by the Washington Post Book World, "The most accomplished gay Latino writer of his generation," delivers his second volume of poems in a ilingual edition.

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Josefa Ferrer, a famed Chilean singer, narrates the story of her best friend, Violeta, a woman who has suffered a brutal and violent tragedy, in an insightful tale of friendship, betrayal, disillusionment, grief, and second chances, in the first American paperback publication of a novel by the acclaimed Latin American author. Reprint. 12,500 first printing.

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9780385498029 | Anchor Books, August 21, 2001, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Josefa Ferrer, a famed Chilean singer, narrates the story of her best friend, Violeta, a woman who has suffered a brutal and violent tragedy, in an insightful tale of friendship, betrayal, disillusionment, grief, and second chances, in the first American paperback publication of a novel by the acclaimed Latin American author.

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Coy, a suspended sailor with time on his hands, meets the beautiful Tánger Soto in Barcelona at a maritime auction and embarks on an adventure to recover the Dei Gloria, a Jesuit ship sunk in the seventeenth century by pirates. Reissue. 25,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9780156029827 | Reissue edition (Mariner Books, June 7, 2004), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Coy, a suspended sailor with time on his hands, meets the beautiful Tánger Soto in Barcelona at a maritime auction and embarks on an adventure to recover the Dei Gloria, a Jesuit ship sunk in the seventeenth century by pirates.
9780156013055 | Harvest edition (Harvest Books, August 1, 2002), cover price $14.00 | also contains Moon Spotlight Vermont Biking | About this edition: Coy, a suspended sailor with time on his hands, meets the beautiful Tâanger Soto in Barcelona at a maritime auction and embarks on an adventure to recover the 'Del Gloria,' a Jesuit ship sunk in the seventeenth century by pirates.

Isabel Allende's powerful tale of one boy's escape from the slums of Los Angeles.

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9780006546849 | New edition (Harpercollins Pub Ltd, October 1, 2001), cover price $17.15 | About this edition: Isabel Allende's powerful tale of one boy's escape from the slums of Los Angeles.

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