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Contemporary Spanish Short Stories

Viajeros Perdidos (BCP Spanish Texts)

  • 299 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Duckworth Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Short stories,
  • Foreign Language Study,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Language,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Foreign Language Study / Spanish,
  • Spanish

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJean Andrews (Editor), M. Lunati (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8982284M
    ISBN 10185399460X
    ISBN 109781853994609

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    About Short Stories in Spanish. A dual-language edition of contemporary stories from throughout the Hispanic world, perfect for learners of either language This volume of ten short stories, with parallel translations, offers students of Spanish at all levels the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of contemporary literature, without having constantly to refer back to a dictionary. Designed for the lover of fine literature as well as the intermediate language student, this dual-language book contains 13 great, representative Spanish short stories. Chronologically arranged to illustrate the development of the story form in Spanish, the stories are presented both in Spanish and English, enabling students to learn a language.

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