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Mephisto's waltz : stories / Sergio Pitol ; translated by George Henson.

Author/creator Pitol, Sergio, 1933-2018 author.
Other author/creatorHenson, George, translator.
Format Book and Print
EditionFirst edition.
Publication Info Dallas, Texas : Deep Vellum Publishing, 2018.
Descriptionxi, 225 pages ; 21 cm
Uniform titleShort stories. Selections
Contents Introduction -- Victorio Ferri tells a tale -- Like the gods -- The panther -- Body present -- Warsaw bound -- Westward bound -- The return -- Icarus -- The wedding encounter -- Tia Clara's devices -- Cemetery of thrushes -- Mephisto's waltz -- Bukhara nocturne -- The dark twin.
Abstract Selected by the author, each story is a glimpse into the works that first gained Pitol his status as one of the greatest living Mexican writers and showcases the evolution of his unique literary style.
General noteOriginally published as Los cuentos mejores in 2005 by Editorial Anagrama.
General note"With an introduction by Elena Poniatowska"--Front cover.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 225).
Genre/formShort stories.
ISBN1941920837 (paperback)
ISBN9781941920831 (paperback)

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Joyner General Stacks PQ7298.26 .I8 A6 2018 ✔ Available Place Hold

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