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Masterworks of Latin American Short Fiction

Eight Novellas

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Published by Harpercollins .
Written in English


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ContributionsCass Canfield (Editor), Ilan Stavans (Introduction)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages385
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7291536M
ISBN 100064315029
ISBN 109780064315029

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