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In praise of the stepmother

Mario Vargas Llosa

In praise of the stepmother

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Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spanish fiction -- Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of: Elogio de la madrastra.

    StatementMario Vargas Llosa ; translated by Helen Lane.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination149 p., [6] leaves of plates ;
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14411910M
    ISBN 10057114134X
    OCLC/WorldCa24071374


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by Llosa, Mario Vargas. Seller Waverley Books Published Condition Near Fine in Fine dust jacket Edition First Edition; First Printing.