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Ferré, Rosario

Overview
Works: 157 works in 495 publications in 8 languages and 10,946 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Interviews  History  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PQ7440.F45, 863
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The house on the lagoon by Rosario Ferré( Book )

57 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy Puerto Rican importer discovers the manuscript of his wife's book on their families. He reads it, jotting his version of events in the margins. So is born a ruling family's saga, set against the background of the independence-versus-statehood movement, racism, class, and links to Spain
The youngest doll by Rosario Ferré( Book )

45 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gentle maiden aunt who has been victimized for years unexpectedly retaliates through her talent for making life-sized dolls filled with honey. "The Youngest Doll," based on a family anecdote, is a stunning literary expression of Rosario Ferré's feminist and social concerns. It is the premier story in a collection that was originally published in Spanish in 1976 as Papeles de Pandora and is now translated into English by the author. The daughter of a former governor of Puerto Rico, Ferré portrays women loosening the constraints that have bound them to a patriarchal culture. Anger takes creati
Maldito amor by Rosario Ferré( Book )

56 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: "One of Latin America's most gifted novelists".-"Washington Post Book World". A finalist for the National Book Award for her 1995 novel, "La Casa de la Laguna", Rosario Ferre is one of Latin America's most original and important writers. In the four stories that make up "Maldito Amor" Ferre explores the history of political and cultural struggle in her native Puerto Rico
Vuelo del cisne by Rosario Ferré( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Se trata de la historia de una bailarina mundialmente famosa que, en el 1917, visita a Puerto Rico en gira artística y se enamora locamente de un atrevido revolucionario al que le dobla de edad"--Forro
Vecindarios excéntricos by Rosario Ferré( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Attempts to portray social dislocations of a Puerto Rican society transformed by the Spanish-Cuban-American War and US intervention through the lives of two island families. Ferré captures the decadence of the old Spanish world and the ascent of a new dominant class with a different outlook and values as they impact the lives of her characters"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Lazos de sangre by Rosario Ferré( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Con la lectura de 'Lazos de sangre, ' conoceremos la realidad que se esconde bajo los trajes de seda y chiffon, las visitas a los clubes sociales y las fiestas de presentación en sociedad. Veremos lo que hay más allá de las dichas y celebraciones de un sector de la clase alta puertorriqueña del siglo XX."--Publisher's description
El árbol y sus sombras by Rosario Ferré( Book )

9 editions published in 1989 in Spanish and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las dos Venecias by Rosario Ferré( Book )

7 editions published in 1992 in Spanish and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fábulas de la garza desangrada by Rosario Ferré( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in Spanish and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El acomodador : una lectura fantástica de Felisberto Hernández by Rosario Ferré( Book )

9 editions published in 1986 in Spanish and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aquí cuentan las mujeres : muestra y estudio de cinco narradoras puertorriqueñas by María Magdalena Solá( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sitio a Eros : quince ensayos literarios by Rosario Ferré( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in Spanish and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sobre castas y puentes : conversaciones con Elena Poniatowska, Rosario Ferré y Diamela Eltit by Walescka Pino-Ojeda( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La extraña muerte del Capitancito Candelario by Rosario Ferré( Book )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eccentric neighborhoods by Rosario Ferré( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of two families in Puerto Rico early this century, one old money, the other new money. One lives off the land, the other is in industry, and their story is told by a woman born of a union of the two. A tale of love and family politics
Antología personal : 1992-1976 by Rosario Ferré( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in Spanish and English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Compuesta de tres poemarios anteriores -Las dos Venecias, 1992; Fábula de la garza desangrada, 1982; Papeles de Pandora, 1976-, esta antología le permite al lector rastrear el periplo poético de Ferré, quizás menos importante que la narrativa, desde las propuestas juveniles de los setenta hasta las propuestas más seguras de su lugar en la literatura puertorriqueña"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Antología personal by Rosario Ferré( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La mona que le pisaron la cola by Rosario Ferré( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in Spanish and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La sapita sabia y otros cuentos by Rosario Ferré( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories about a variety of animals
Los cuentos de Juan Bobo by Rosario Ferré( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in Spanish and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The house on the lagoon
Alternative Names
Arellano, Rosario J. Ferré Ramírez de 1942-2016

Ferré, Josephina Rosario

Ferré Ramírez de Arellano, Rosario J. 1942-2016

Ferre, Rosario. , 1938-

Ferré, Rosario 1942-

Ramírez de Arellano, Rosario J. Ferré 1942-2016

Rosario Ferré Amerikaans dichter

Rosario Ferré amerikansk poet

Rosario Ferré écrivaine portoricaine

Rosario Ferré escriptora porto-riquenya

Rosario Ferré pisarka portorykańska

Rosario Ferré Puerto Rican writer

Rosario Ferré puerto-ricanische Schriftstellerin

Rosario Ferré Puerto Rico-i író

Ферре, Росарио

페레, 로사리오 1938-

フェレ, ロサリオ

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The youngest dollMaldito amorVuelo del cisneVecindarios excéntricosLazos de sangreEl árbol y sus sombrasEl acomodador : una lectura fantástica de Felisberto HernándezLa extraña muerte del Capitancito Candelario