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Homesick for death

dead nocturnes : the complete poems of Xavier Villaurrutia

by Xavier Villaurrutia

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Published by Saru Press in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Villaurrutia, Xavier, 1903-1950 -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated by D.M. Stroud ; with a preface & afterword by Elías Nandino.
    GenreTranslations into English.
    ContributionsStroud, Drew McCord.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ7297.V6 A27 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 275 p. :
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3312490M
    ISBN 10093508603X
    LC Control Number2004091461
    OCLC/WorldCa57401317

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