The Beggar's Knife (Paperback)

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From one of Guatemala''s finest young writers, these twenty-six stories--at once brutal and intensely lyrical--are peopled with sorcerers, ghosts, and assassins.

Springing from myth and beliefs indigenous to Central America and North America, where their action occurs, Rey Rosa''s tales give the sense of being dreamed. At the same time they can be read as metaphors for the terror and oppression of years of warfare.


Publisher City Lights Books
Mfg Part# 9780872861640
SKU 30208869
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0872861643
Release Date 4/10/2007
Product Attributes
Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0104
Publisher City Lights Books
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