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Published: 01 July 2018

336 Pages

5 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9781786940711

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Bookseller Code (06)

El Muerto Disimulado / Presumed Dead

Ângela de Azevedo, Edited by Valerie Hegstrom, and Translated by Catherine Larson

Liverpool University Press

Aris and Phillips Hispanic Classics

  • This is the first-ever English translation of Azevedo's play
  • A new edition, and the only one to date that explains how Azevdo's native Portuguese impacts a play written in Spanish
  • Contains a lengthy critical introduction and annotated edition and translation
  • Unravels not only the mysteries of the plot, but also those surrounding the author's life and the comedy's historical context
  • An emphasis on performance in the introduction illuminates the text for students and scholars, readers and theatrical practitioners and spectators

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