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  1. The Sound of Culture

    The Sound of Culture [Paperback]

    Louis Chude-Sokei (Author)

    £20.00

    ISBN: 9780819575777
    Published by : Wesleyan University Press
    The Sound of Culture explores the histories of race and technology in a world made by slavery, colonialism, and industrialization. Beginning in the late nineteenth century and moving through to the twenty-first, the book argues for the dependent n... .... Learn More
  2. Selected Writings of César Vallejo

    Selected Writings of César Vallejo [Hardback]

    César Vallejo (Author); Joseph Mulligan (Editor)

    £39.00

    ISBN: 9780819574848
    Published by : Wesleyan University Press
    For the first time in English, readers can now evaluate the extraordinary breadth of César Vallejo's diverse oeuvre that, in addition to poetry, includes magazine and newspaper articles, chronicles, political reports, ficti... .... Learn More
  3. The Emergence of Latin American Science Fiction

    The Emergence of Latin American Science Fiction [Paperback]

    Rachel Haywood Ferreira (Author)

    £29.00

    ISBN: 9780819570826
    Published by : Wesleyan University Press
    Early science fiction has often been associated almost exclusively with Northern industrialized nations. In this groundbreaking exploration of the science fiction written in Latin America prior to 1920, Rachel Haywood Ferreira arg... .... Learn More
  4. Aesop's Fables

    Aesop's Fables: With a Life of Aesop [Hardback]

    John E. Keller (Author); L. Clark Keating (Author)

    £58.00

    ISBN: 9780813118123
    Published by : University Press of Kentucky
    Series: Studies in Romance Languages
    In 1489 Johan Hurus printed the first collection of fables in Spain, Lavida del Ysopetconsusfabulas hystoriadas. Illustrated with nearly 200 woodcuts, this work quickly became the most-read book in Spain, beloved of both children and adults. Repr... .... Learn More
  5. Lorca's Late Poetry

    Lorca's Late Poetry: A Critical Survey [Hardback]

    Andrew A. Anderson (Author)

    £50.00

    ISBN: 9780905205786
    Published by : Francis Cairns (Publications) Ltd
    Federico García Lorca (1898-1938), is often thought of as a fine lyric poet of the 1920s who then developed into one of Spain's greatest playwrights (1931-36). But other aspects of Lorca's literary career are equally significant: the earlier t... .... Learn More
  6. A History of Peruvian Literature

    A History of Peruvian Literature [Hardback]

    James Higgins (Author)

    £35.00

    ISBN: 9780905205359
    Published by : Francis Cairns (Publications) Ltd
    Peru, which in this century has produced world-renowned novelists of the stature of Mario Vargas Llosa and José María Arguedas, and poets such as the avant-garde CésarVallejo, possesses a distinctive and varied literary culture of great intrin... .... Learn More
  7. The Structured World of Jorge Guillen

    The Structured World of Jorge Guillen: A Study of Cantico and Clamor [Hardback]

    E. Matthews (Author)

    £25.00

    ISBN: 9780905205236
    Published by : Francis Cairns (Publications) Ltd
    In this study of the work of Jorge Guillén (1893-1984), an important twentieth-century Spanish poet, Dr Matthews argues that his vision of the world as an ordered harmonious unity is echoed in the structural symmetry of his work. Close analysis... .... Learn More
  8. The Deceptive Realism of Machado de Assis

    The Deceptive Realism of Machado de Assis: A Dissenting Interpretation of Dom Casmurro [Hardback]

    John Gledson (Author)

    £20.00

    ISBN: 9780905205199
    Published by : Francis Cairns (Publications) Ltd
    The Brazilian Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis, born in Rio de Janeiro in 1839, is regarded as the greatest Latin-American novelist of the nineteenth century. Dom Casmurro (1899) is one of his most important works. Its narrator, Bento, who is als... .... Learn More
  9. Galdos's Novel of the Historical Imagination

    Galdos's Novel of the Historical Imagination: A Study of the Contemporary Novels [Hardback]

    Peter A. Bly (Author)

    £20.00

    ISBN: 9780905205144
    Published by : Francis Cairns (Publications) Ltd
    The Spanish writer Benito Pérez Galdós (1843-1920) was a prolific novelist, and ranks with Balzac and Dickens as a chronicler of nineteenth-century society. His 46 historical novels (the episodios nacionales) dealt with the major events of Spa... .... Learn More

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