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Author Arredondo, Inés.
Uniform Title Works. Selections. English. 1996
Title Underground river and other stories / Inés Arredondo ; translated by Cynthia Steele ; with a foreword by Elena Poniatowska.
Published Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c1996.
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 Floor4  PQ7298.1.R7 A27 1996    MISSING
 Floor4  PQ7298.1.R7 A27 1996    MISSING
Description xxiii, 128 p. ; 22 cm.
Series Latin American women writers
Latin American women writers.
Contents The Shunammite -- Mariana -- The sign -- New Year's Eve -- Underground river -- The silent words -- Orphanhood -- The nocturnal butterflies -- The brothers -- The mirrors -- On love -- Shadow in the shadows.
Summary Twelve short stories by a Mexican writer. The title piece is on a woman unable to live her own life--always living the life of others--while in The Shunnamite, a woman marries a dying old man for his money, only to discover sex is rejuvenating him.
Subject Arredondo, Inés -- Translations into English.
Related Names Steele, Cynthia.
ISBN 0803210345 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 32970180