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Yglesias, Jose

Overview
Works: 48 works in 193 publications in 7 languages and 7,687 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Short stories  Catalogs  Romance fiction  Political fiction  Bibliography  Personal narratives‡vAmerican 
Roles: Author, Other, Translator
Classifications: PS3575.G5, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jose Yglesias
 
Most widely held works by Jose Yglesias
In the fist of the revolution : life in a Cuban country town by Jose Yglesias( Book )

27 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Franco years by Jose Yglesias( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tristan and the Hispanics by Jose Yglesias( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Yale Freshman Tristan Granados is sent by his bourgeois Boston family to Tampa, Florida, to resolve his grandfather's estate as quickly as possible. Like his grandfather before him, Tristan's plans are undermined at every turn by the bevy of Latino cousins who try to impress him even as they try to connive him out of his - and his WASP family's - inheritance. As he watches the antics of his fiery and hilarious family, Tristan is forced to confront his own identity and his heritage."--Jacket
A wake in Ybor city by Jose Yglesias( Book )

13 editions published between 1963 and 1998 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reprint of a 1963 novel on Cuban immigrants. The protagonists are three sisters, part of a group working in a cigar factory in Florida. The novel looks at their assimilation into U.S. society
Double double by Jose Yglesias( Book )

10 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The truth about them by Jose Yglesias( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pini is determined to preserve the stories told by the female members of his Cuban-American family
The raptors and other birds by Leonard Baskin( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orderly life by Jose Yglesias( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 2004 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic novel by an acclaimed Cuban-American writer captures a past idealism in American history and politics
Home again by Jose Yglesias( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home again is the story "of an artist coming to terms with his life and his art."
Down there by Jose Yglesias( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old gents by Jose Yglesias( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An octogenarian novelist who is resigned to death regains the desire to live, on being smitten by a woman some 60 years his junior. Pops will need all the energy he can muster because competing for the lady's affection are three other men, one of them his son
The guns in the closet by Jose Yglesias( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories about Hispanics. They include The Girls on the Block, on a respectable grandmother who raises eyebrows by her friendship for a prostitute, to In the Bronx, on a middle-class woman adjusting to her low-class neighbors
The kill price : a novel by Jose Yglesias( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"He and Wolf are friends, old friends, the kind that toss out one-liners about each other's ethnicity (Mexican, Jew), bat about the intricacies of American politics, and catalog past sexual conquests like a shopping list. But their friendship has been burdened with Wolf's declining physical health for some time. They have long ago burned out their hope for a miraculous recovery. Loved ones and associates from Wolf's past converge in his apartment. Barbs are thrown, relationships damaged, everything breaks open until Jack begins to question his life, his identity, and even his career as a journalist."--Jacket
Break-in by Jose Yglesias( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Tampa, a retired fire chief foils a burglary in his house, but the thief makes off with his car. When the thief, who is a black youth returns the car, a friendship develops and eventually the fire chief, a Latino redneck, becomes the boy's guardian. By the author of Tristan and the Hispanics
The best American short stories, 1975 ; and, the Yearbook of the American short story( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

21 short stories +Biographical notes & Yearbook of American S.S
In the fist of the revolution by Jose Yglesias( Book )

22 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in 6 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Best American short stories, 1972 : and the yearbook of the American short story by Martha Foley( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One German dead by Jose Yglesias( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kuba, Bericht über eine Revolution by Jose Yglesias( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in German and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in Spain under Franco by Jose Yglesias( Recording )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jose Yglesias was interviewed by Joan Martin Burke
 
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The old gents
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A wake in Ybor cityDouble doubleThe truth about themAn orderly lifeHome againThe old gentsThe guns in the closetThe kill price : a novelBreak-in
Alternative Names
Jose Yglesias Amerikaans schrijver (1919-1995)

Jose Yglesias écrivain américain

José Yglesias escritor estadounidense

Yglesias, Jose

Yglesias, Jose 1919-

Languages
English (140)

French (4)

German (3)

Danish (3)

Italian (3)

Spanish (2)

Dutch (1)