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Kiss of the Spider Woman

Manuel Puig

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ISBN 10: 039450366X / ISBN 13: 9780394503660
Published by New York: Knopf, 1979
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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New York: Knopf (1979). First edition. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/fine. A clean, tight copy. Comes with mylar dust jacket cover. Shipped in well-padded box. Smoke-free shop. Neat Random House remainder stamp lower edge. 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # LW-1362

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Title: Kiss of the Spider Woman

Publisher: New York: Knopf

Publication Date: 1979

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: 1st Edition....

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Kiss of the Spider Woman is a graceful, intensely compelling novel about love and victimization. In an Argentine prison, two men share a cell: Molina, a gay window dresser who is self-centered, self-denigrating, yet charming as well; and Valentin, an articulate, fiercely dogmatic revolutionary haunted by memories of a woman he left for the cause. Both are gradually transformed by their guarded but growing friendship and by Molina’s obsession with the fantasy and romance of the movies.

About the Author:

Manuel Puig is the acclaimed author of many novels, including Betrayed by Rita Hayworth, Kiss of the Spider Woman, and The Buenos Aires Affair. He was born in Argentina in 1932 and died in Mexico in 1990.

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