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Mephisto's Waltz : stories / Sergio Pitol ; translated by George Henson.

Pitol, Sergio, 1933-2018 (author.). Henson, George, (translator.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Whiting PL - Whiting SCFIC PIT (Text) 51735011923082 Adult department Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1941920837
  • ISBN: 9781941920831
  • Physical Description: xi, 225 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Dallas, Texas : Deep Vellum Publishing, 2018.

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General Note:
Originally published as Los Cuentos Mejores in 2005 by Editorial Anagrma.
"With an introduction by Elena Poniatowska"--Front cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225).
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Victorio Ferri tales a tale -- Like the gods -- The panther -- Body present -- Warsaw bound -- Westward bound -- The return -- Icarus -- The wedding encounter -- Tia Clara's devices -- Cemetery of thrushes -- Mephisto's waltz -- Bukhara nocturne -- The dark twin.
Summary, etc.:
Selected by the author, each story is a glimpse into the works that first gained Pitol his status as one of the greatest living Mexican writers and showcases the evolution of his unique literary style.
Subject: Short stories.

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