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The Lizard's Tale: A Novel

Valenzuela, Luisa translated by Gregory Rabassa

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ISBN 10: 0374189943 / ISBN 13: 9780374189945
Published by Farrar, Straus, 1983
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[280] pp. bump to spine else a fine bright copy the uncorrected proof in dark yellow wrappers. Bookseller Inventory # 18633

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Title: The Lizard's Tale: A Novel

Publisher: Farrar, Straus

Publication Date: 1983

Binding: Softbound

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A political satire edged with fantasy, this book traces the life and rise to political power in an unnamed South American country of a witch doctor--"The Master"--a character modelled on Lopez Rega, Isabel Peron's Interior Minister

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Text: English, Spanish (translation)

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