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Published: 01 January 2019

382 Pages

6 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9781786941459

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The Force of Habit / La Fuerza de la Costumbre

Guillén de Castro, Edited by Melissa R. Machit, and Translated by Kathleen Jeffs

Liverpool University Press

Aris and Phillips Hispanic Classics

  • For the first time ever, Guillén de Castro's La fuerza de la costumbre ('The Force of Habit') will be available to English and Spanish audiences with a performance-tested translation on facing pages
  • This play has a rising profile, as it has been performed recently both in Spanish and English
  • This play is increasingly taught in undergraduate courses
  • This edition and translation will begin a new discussion of this understudied work and its implications among Hispanists, comparatists, performance theorists, and gender scholars