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The house of Alarcon

Author: Joseph Dispenza
Publisher: New York : Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, ©1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Four centuries ago, the King of Spain granted the Alarcóns a huge tract of land a few miles west of Taos, New Mexico, a personal fiefdom in the New World. Now Juan Mateo fears he may be the last of the House of Alarcon. His ranch in disuse, his wife Carmela withdrawn into a private world of sexual fantasy that skirts madness, his house empty of an heir, Juan Mateo watches the corporate land developers circle like  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Dispenza
ISBN: 0698109287 9780698109285
OCLC Number: 3730174
Description: 283 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Joseph Dispenza.

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Four centuries ago, the King of Spain granted the Alarcóns a huge tract of land a few miles west of Taos, New Mexico, a personal fiefdom in the New World. Now Juan Mateo fears he may be the last of the House of Alarcon. His ranch in disuse, his wife Carmela withdrawn into a private world of sexual fantasy that skirts madness, his house empty of an heir, Juan Mateo watches the corporate land developers circle like vultures around his family{u2019}s heritage.Then, one day, a young man arrives at the ranch by chance and Juan Mateo sees in him the son promised in a dream.

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