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The Resource Cecilia Valdes or El Angel Hill

Cecilia Valdes or El Angel Hill

Label
Cecilia Valdes or El Angel Hill
Title
Cecilia Valdes or El Angel Hill
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Cecilia Valdes is arguably the most important novel of 19th century Cuba. Originally published in New York City in 1882, Cirilo Villaverde's novel has fascinated readers inside and outside Cuba since the late 19th century. In this new English translation, a vast landscape emerges of the moral, political, and sexual depravity caused by slavery and colonialism. Set in the Havana of the 1830s, the novel introduces us to Cecilia, a beautiful light-skinned mulatta, who is being pursued by the son of a Spanish slave trader, named Leonardo. Unbeknownst to the two, they are the children of the same fa
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1812-1894
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Villaverde, Cirilo
Dewey number
  • 823
  • 863/.5
  • 863.5
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ7389.V55C413 2005
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brouwers-Fischer, Sibylle
  • Lane, Helen
Series statement
Library of Latin America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cuba
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Cuba
Label
Cecilia Valdes or El Angel Hill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 499-501)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Series Editors' General Introduction; Introduction; About This Translation; Cecilia Valdés; Dedication; Prologue; Notes; Bibliography
Control code
466433982
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (544 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199725236
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)466433982
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Cecilia Valdes or El Angel Hill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 499-501)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Series Editors' General Introduction; Introduction; About This Translation; Cecilia Valdés; Dedication; Prologue; Notes; Bibliography
Control code
466433982
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (544 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199725236
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)466433982
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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