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Kiss of the Spider Woman and Two Other Plays

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Publisher Comments:

Compiled together for the first time, here are three plays by Argentine novelist and playwright Manual Puig: the well-known Kiss of the Spider Woman, a sharply provocative tale of love, victimization, and fantasy, and of the friendship that develops between two strikingly different men imprisoned together in a Latin American jail; Puig's first drama written directly for the stage, Under a Mantle of Stars, a recurring dream that is never ending; and Mystery of the Rose Bouquet, an astute tale of deep compassion and illusion. This is convincing proof that Manual Puig was one of our most talented writers - no matter what the medium. Puig is the author of seven novels, translated into fourteen languages.

Synopsis:

These eminently readable plays highlight all the gifts that make Puig's fiction so remarkable.

About the Author

Manuel Puig is the acclaimed author of many novels, including Betrayed by Rita Hayworth, Kiss of the Spider Woman, and The Buenos Aires Affair. He was born in Argentina in 1932 and died in Mexico in 1990.

Table of Contents

Kiss of the spider woman / translated by Allan Baker — Under a mantle of stars / translated by Ronald Christ — Mystery of the rose bouquet / translated by Allan Baker.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393311488
Designed:
Baker, Allan
Designed:
Christ, Ronald J.
Designed by:
Baker, Allan
Designed by:
Christ, Ronald J.
Designed:
Baker, Allan
Designed:
Christ, Ronald J.
Author:
Puig, Manuel
Author:
Christ, Ronald J.
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Continental european
Subject:
Drama (dramatic works by one author)
Subject:
Puig, Manuel
Subject:
Translations into english
Subject:
Puig, Manuel - Translations into English
Subject:
DRAMA / General
Subject:
General Drama
Series Volume:
140
Publication Date:
19940531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8.32x5.52x.52 in. .44 lbs.

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