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Tinisima

Author: Elena Poniatowska; Katherine Silver
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Long though it is, this English version of Tinísima, Poniatowska's novel based closely on the life of Italian photographer Tina Modotti (1896-1942), represents a considerable abridgment of the original. Implicitly, however, the textual recreation is the work of Poniatowska herself, who signs the acknowledgments, thanks Katherine Silver (whose translation is excellent), and writes a new dedication for the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Biographical fiction
Named Person: Tina Modotti; Tina Modotti
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elena Poniatowska; Katherine Silver
ISBN: 0374277850 9780374277857
OCLC Number: 34321535
Description: vi, 357 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Tinísima.
Responsibility: Elena Poniatowska ; translated by Katherine Silver.

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"Long though it is, this English version of Tinísima, Poniatowska's novel based closely on the life of Italian photographer Tina Modotti (1896-1942), represents a considerable abridgment of the original. Implicitly, however, the textual recreation is the work of Poniatowska herself, who signs the acknowledgments, thanks Katherine Silver (whose translation is excellent), and writes a new dedication for the book"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.

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