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Torn from the nest

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Peru,
  • Andes Region
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of South America -- Andes Region -- Fiction,
    • Peru -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [xlvii]-xlix).

      StatementClorinda Matto de Turner ; translated from the Spanish by John H.R. Polt ; edited and with a foreward and chronology by Antonio Cornejo Polar
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesLibrary of Latin America
      ContributionsCornejo Polar, Antonio., Polt, John Herman Richard, 1929-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ8497.M3 A913 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxlix, 174 p. ;
      Number of Pages174
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL693466M
      ISBN 100195110056
      LC Control Number97040726


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