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Published: 05 September 2013

160 Pages

ISBN: 9781908343253

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Ramón Maria del Valle-Inclan: The Dead Man's Finery and The Captain's Daughter

Las galas del difunto and La hija del capitán

Translated by Laura Lonsdale

Liverpool University Press

Aris and Phillips Hispanic Classics

Las galas del difunto/ The Dead Man's Finery (1926) and La hija del capitán/ The Captain's Daughter (1927) are two of four tragic farceswritten by Ramón del Valle-Inclán for the theatre. Translated here for the first time into English, the plays demonstrate the dramatist's evolving theory of the esperpento as a satirical genre.


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