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Widows

by DORFMAN, Ariel

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  • hardcover
  • First
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ISBN 10
0394527127
ISBN 13
9780394527123
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New York: Pantheon Books, 1983. Hardcover. Translation by Stephen Kessler. 8vo. Purple cloth spine with white lettering and black paper over boards, pictorial dust jacket. vii, 146pp. Fine/near fine. Tight and handsome first edition of one of this Chilean/Argentinian writer's earliest works.

Synopsis

ARIEL DORFMAN is considered to be one of “the greatest Latin American novelists” ( Newsweek ) and one of the United States’ most important cultural and political voices. Dorfman's numerous works of fiction and nonfiction have been translated into more than thirty languages, including  Death and the Maiden , which has been produced in over one hundred countries and made into a film by Roman Polanski. Dorfman has won many international awards, including the Sudamericana Award, the Laurence Olivier, and two from the Kennedy Center. He is distinguished professor at Duke University and lives in Durham, North Carolina.

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Bookseller
Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
43083
Title
Widows
Author
DORFMAN, Ariel
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0394527127
ISBN 13
9780394527123
Publisher
Pantheon Books
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1983
Bookseller catalogs
Books; World Literature; Modern Fiction;

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