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In praise of the stepmother

by Mario Vargas Llosa

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Published by Picador USA in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stepmothers -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMario Vargas Llosa ; translated by Helen Lane.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ8498.32.A65 E413 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination149 p. :
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3469133M
    ISBN 100312421303
    LC Control Number2005532002

    Get this from a library! In praise of the stepmother. [Mario Vargas Llosa; Helen R Lane] -- Mario Vargas Llosa, the internationally acclaimed author of The Storyteller, adds his own finely-tuned poetic polish to this erotic exploration of carnality in one family. He turns the proverbial. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

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    Get this from a library! In praise of the stepmother. [Mario Vargas Llosa] -- With meticulous observation and the seductive skill of a great storyteller, Vargas Llosa lures the reader into the shadow of perversion that, little by little, darkens the extraordinary happiness and.   Summary (from book jacket): The mysterious nature of happiness and, above all, the corrupting power of innocence are the themes that underlie these pages. With meticulous observation and the seductive skill of a great storyteller, Vargas Llosa lures the reader into the shadow of perversion that, little by little, darkens the extraordinary.


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Erotically stimulating, artfully self-assured, In Praise of the Stepmother is a steamy as it is intelligent.”Cited by: 6. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of In Praise of the Stepmother Lucrecia is recently married to Rigoberto, and she's getting to know Fonchito, Rigoberto's son from a previous marriage.

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In Praise of the Stepmother introduces Don Rigoberto, Lucrecia, and precocious young conniver, Fonchito (Alfonso), the unusual threesome that also figure in Vargas Llosa's later novel, The Notebooks of Don Rigoberto. Lucrecia is Don Rigoberto's second wife, and she is also the much-praised Stepmamá of the title to the young boy Fonchito.

IN PRAISE OF THE STEPMOTHER. By Mario Vargas Llosa. Translated from the Spanish Elogio de la madrastra by Helen Lane. pages New York: Penguin Books, ISBN: Comments by Bob Corbett September See also my comments on his book: Death in the Andes. Rigoberto’s wife has died and he has married Lucrecia.

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Erotically stimulating, artfully self-assured, In Praise of the Stepmother is a steamy as it is intelligent."/5(9). In Praise of the Stepmother is an erotic novel by Peruvian writer Mario Vargas Llosa, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature in Published init is about a sexually open couple whose fantasies lead them to the edge of : Mario Vargas Llosa.

Reading a lot of praise for Peruvian author Mario Vargas Llosa I found this book while glancing for the translated versions of his works. Settling for the shortest book was a conscious choice as I did not want to start with a huge book when reading a new author.

I wanted to get a glimpse into the author’ style and see if I was even gonna like it. A particularly mandarin performance by Vargas Llosa this time out, art- and sex-imbued, with color reproductions of paintings that set the tonal ranges of the chapters. Alfonso is a Lima high-school boy, the son of a wealthy sensualist, Don Rigoberto, and the stepson of Rigoberto's new wife Lucrecia.

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