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The messenger : a novel

Author: Mayra Montero; Edith Grossman
Publisher: New York : HarperFlamingo, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A bomb explodes during a performance of the opera Aida in 1920s Havana. As he flees the blast, tenor Enrico Caruso runs into a Chinese-Cuban woman who is also called Aida. What follows is a romance that parallels the opera. By the author of In the Palm of Darkness.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Love stories
Named Person: Enrico Caruso; Enrico Caruso; Enrico Caruso
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mayra Montero; Edith Grossman
ISBN: 0060192232 9780060192235
OCLC Number: 39671783
Description: 218 p. ; 22 cm.
Other Titles: Como un mensajero tuyo.
Responsibility: Mayra Montero ; translated from the Spanish by Edith Grossman.

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A bomb explodes during a performance of the opera Aida in 1920s Havana. As he flees the blast, tenor Enrico Caruso runs into a Chinese-Cuban woman who is also called Aida. What follows is a romance that parallels the opera. By the author of In the Palm of Darkness.

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