Tres Novelitas Burguesas
Barcelona, Seix Barral, (1973). "Three bourgeois novels" by this Chilean writer, one of which was the basis for Luis Bunuel's classic film The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie, which won an Oscar for Best Foreign Film. Published in the U.S. as Sacred Families: Three Novellas. Donoso is also noted for his critical study of Latin American literature, which both defined and helped create the boom in Latin American literature that brought an entire new pantheon of South American writers into the forefront of world literature. Inscribed by Donoso. Very good in self-wraps. [#013580] $175

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