In the wake of his father's premature death, Jose Cemi comes of age in a turn of the century Cuba described in the Washington Post as "an island paradise where magic and philosophy twist the lives of the old Cuban bourgeoisie into extravagant wonderful shapes."
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Ernesto Livon-Grosman is Assistant Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures at Boston College. He is the translator of "Charles Olson: Poemas "(1997) and the editor of "The XUL Reader: An Anthology of Argentine Poetry "(1997). His most recent book is "Geografias imaginarias: El relato de viaje y la construccion del paisaje patagonico "(2003).
Antonio Lobo Antunes, born in 1942, is the author of novels including "What Can I Do When Everything's On Fire?" and "Act of the Damned". He lives in Lisbon, Portugal.
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Book Description Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Book is square, tight and clean with bumps to the top tips and slightly softened spine ends. DJ shows some light edgewear, especially at the spine ends and there is a 1/8 inch nick on the top edge of the front panel. Bookseller Inventory # 68214
Book Description Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110374229848
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