Modern Spanish Prose

Modern Spanish Prose : Literary Selections from Spain and Latin America

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For use in upper-level courses in Spanish Conversation and Composition, Spanish Conversation, and Intermediate Spanish. This collection of prose works and poetry by famous Hispanic authors features intellectually mature and appealing selections whose brevity and simplicity of style do not require adaptation, simplification, or abridgment. The text is designed to be used after the acquisition of basic grammar and vocabulary; these readings enhance language learning at any level.show more

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  • Paperback | 228 pages
  • 149.86 x 226.06 x 12.7mm | 181.44g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English, Spanish
  • Revised
  • 6th Revised edition
  • 0130130524
  • 9780130130525

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A SELECTION OF PROSE. 1. El limpiabotas, Pedro Espinosa Bravo. 2. El arrepentido, Ana Maria Matute. 3. La IWM mil, Alicia Yanez Cossio. 4. La venda, Miguel de Unamuno. 5. El procer, Cristina Peri Rossi. 6. Una bonita combinacion, Mercedes Abad. 7. La maestra, Enrique Buenaventura. 8. Continuidad de los parques, Julio Cortazar. 9. El fin, Jorge Luis Borges. 10. Una carta a Dios, Gregorio Lopez y Fuentes. 11. La historia de Papito, Luisa Valenzuela. 12. En una noche asi, Miguel Delibes. 13. El criado de don Juan, Jacinto Benavente. 14. Ensayo de comedia, Marina Mayoral. 15. El limo del Almendares, Lydia Cabrera. 16. La siesta del martes, Gabriel Garcia Marquez. 17. Dos palabras, Isabel Allende. 18. Final absurdo, Laura Freixas. 19. Teoria de la eternidad, Javier Garcia Sanchez. 20. El reportaje, Carme Riera. A SELECTION OF POETRY. A Note on Spanish Versification. 21. Para una cubana, Mia, Lo fatal, Ruben Dario. 22. Cancion de jinete, Sorpresa, Clamor, Malaguena, Federico Garcia Lorca. 23. Walking Around, Pablo Neruda. 24. Los sonetos de la muerte, La espera inutil, El nino solo, Gabriela Mistral. 25. Cancion primera, Aunque tu no estas, Miguel Hernandez.show more

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