A Hammock beneath the mangoes : stories from Latin America


Format:
Book


Secondary title:
Plume fiction; Variation: Plume fiction.


Author(s):
Colchie, Thomas


Keyword(s):
Short stories, Latin American -- Translations into English. Latin American fiction -- 20th century -- Translations into English.


Year:
1991


Pages:
xiv, 430 p.


Publisher:
Plume


Publisher location:
New York, N.Y., U.S.A.


Accession number:
25706690


Label:
Box 22


Notes:
23 cm. The dead man / Horacio Quiroga -- Axolotl / Julio Cort·zar -- Waiting for Polidoro / ArmonÌa Somers -- The circular ruins / Jorge LuÌs Borges -- The dog will have its day / Juan Carlos Onetti -- The idol / Adolfo Bioy Casares -- Relative humidity 95% / Manuel Puig -- Toad's mouth / Isabel Allende -- The miracle of the birds / Jorge Amado -- The ex-magician from the Minhota Tavern / Murilo Rubiao -- Love / Clarice Lispector -- The psychiatrist / Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis -- The plagues / Moacyr Scliar -- The third bank of the river / Jo·o Guimaraes Rosa -- It was a different day when they killed the pig / Jo·o Ubaldo Ribeiro -- The corset / Lygia Fagundes Telles -- Lonelyhearts / Rubem Fonseca -- Twice with Helena / Paulo EmÌlio Salles Gomes -- The doll queen / Carlos Fuentes -- Luvina / Juan Rulfo -- The gift / Rosario FerrÈ -- Bestial among the flowers / Reinaldo Arenas -- Story-bound / Ana Lydia Vega -- The last voyage of the ghost ship / Gabriel GarcÌa M·rquez -- The phantom of the Essoldo / Guillermo Cabrera Infante -- Journey back to the source / Alejo Carpentier. Dead man.; Circular ruins.; Dog will have its day.; Idol.; Miracle of the birds.; Ex-magician from the Minhota Tavern.; Psychiatrist.; Plagues.; Third bank of the river.; Corset.; Doll queen.; Gift.; Last voyage of the ghost ship.; Phantom of th Essoldo. edited by Thomas Colchie. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: PQ7087.E5; Dewey: 863/.010898


ISBN:
ISBN: 0452268664 (pbk.); 9780452268661 (pbk.) LCCN: 92-53571


Work type:
Fiction (fic)


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