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People on the prowl : short stories

Author: Jaime Collyer; Lillian Tagle
Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA : Latin American Literary Review Press, 1996.
Series: Discoveries.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Wonderful translation of Chilean writer's Gente al acecho (1992) comprised of 15 stories and an author's epilogue. Varied themes are neo-Borgesian in cosmopolitan historical and intellectual content, but richer in humor. Tagle's mastery of the text is evident in her engaging work. Cover biography; no further supporting material"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Collyer, Jaime.
People on the prowl.
Pittsburgh, PA : Latin American Literary Review Press, 1996
(OCoLC)604447778
Online version:
Collyer, Jaime.
People on the prowl.
Pittsburgh, PA : Latin American Literary Review Press, 1996
(OCoLC)608155130
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jaime Collyer; Lillian Tagle
ISBN: 0935480730 9780935480733
OCLC Number: 32590621
Description: 156 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Our neighbor's last days --
Pharaoh exposed --
Visitors' day --
A man eight years older --
All the horses in Toulon go around naked --
The last super --
Entropy --
A businessman disappears --
Anniversary --
Gray Danube --
Round trip ticket --
King of the jungle --
An empty cage --
The lost years --
Ancestry.
Series Title: Discoveries.
Other Titles: Gente al acecho.
Responsibility: by Jaime Collyer ; translated by Lillian Lorca de Tagle.
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"Wonderful translation of Chilean writer's Gente al acecho (1992) comprised of 15 stories and an author's epilogue. Varied themes are neo-Borgesian in cosmopolitan historical and intellectual content, but richer in humor. Tagle's mastery of the text is evident in her engaging work. Cover biography; no further supporting material"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.

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