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Menton, Seymour

Overview
Works: 101 works in 426 publications in 4 languages and 7,267 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories  War stories  Bibliography  Historical fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Translator, Other
Classifications: PQ7297.A9, 863
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Most widely held works about Seymour Menton
 
Most widely held works by Seymour Menton
The Spanish American short story : a critical anthology by Seymour Menton( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El cuento hispanoamericano; antología crítico-histórica by Seymour Menton( Book )

73 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the most popular reader on Latin American short story. Professor Menton keeps track of the genre from its beginning after the Independence wars at the outset of the nineteenth-century to the present day. Writers from all Latin American countries and epochs are represented, some as well known as Borges, Garcia Marquez or Rulfo others less so but which are no less important in the evolution of the genre. 51 stories in all, each with an afterword where the keys to a better reading are given
Prose fiction of the Cuban revolution by Seymour Menton( Book )

14 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latin America's new historical novel by Seymour Menton( Book )

9 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia crítica de la novela guatemalteca by Seymour Menton( Book )

26 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El cuento hispanoamericano : antología crítico-histórica by Seymour Menton( Book )

49 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The underdogs, a novel of the Mexican Revolution by Mariano Azuela( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed as the greatest novel of the Mexican Revolution, The Underdogs recounts the story of an illiterate but charismatic Indian peasant farmer's part in the rebellion against Porfirio Da̕z, and his subsequent loss of belief in the cause when the revolutionary alliance becomes factionalized. Azuela's masterpiece is a timeless, authentic portrayal of peasant life, revolutionary zeal, and political disillusionment
Magic realism rediscovered, 1918-1981 by Seymour Menton( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia verdadera del realismo mágico by Seymour Menton( Book )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teatro brasileiro contemporâneo by Wilson Martins( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El cuento hispanoamericano; antologia critico-histórica by Seymour Menton( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1974 in Spanish and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La narrativa de la revolución cubana by Seymour Menton( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in Spanish and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La nueva novela histórica de la América Latina, 1979-1992 by Seymour Menton( Book )

11 editions published in 1993 in Spanish and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El cuento costarricense; estudio, antología y bibliografía by Seymour Menton( Book )

8 editions published in 1964 in Spanish and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caminata por la narrativa latinoamericana by Seymour Menton( Book )

11 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

¿Veintiuna naciones individuales o una sola? - México "Un tercer gringo viejo o Carlos Fuentes y yo" - Guatemala : Flavio Herrera : un criollista diferente - El Salvador : La nueva novela histórica y las historias prohibidas del Pulgarcito, de Roque Dalton - Honduras : Rey del albor, madrugada, de Julio Escoto : la última novela nacional y la primera novela cibernética - Nicaragua : arte e ideología en adiós muchachos, de Sergio Ramírez - Costa Rica : Las dos ediciones de Puerto Limón, de Joaquín Gutiérrez - Panamá : La búsqueda de la identidad nacional en el cuento panameño - Cuba : Narrativa de la Revolución cubana - Haití : El realismo maravilloso de Jacques Stéphen Alexis - República Dominicana - Puerto Rico - Venezuela - Colombia - Ecuador - El Perú - Chile - Bolivia - Paraguay - El Brasil - El Uruguay - La Argentina
Narrativa mexicana : desde Los de abajo hasta Noticias del Imperio by Seymour Menton( Book )

8 editions published in 1991 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saga de México by Seymour Menton( Book )

3 editions published in 1955 in Spanish and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La novela colombiana : planetas y satélites by Seymour Menton( Book )

10 editions published in 1978 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saga de México by Seymour Menton( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in Spanish and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juan José Arreola by Seymour Menton( Book )

4 editions published in 1963 in Spanish and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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El cuento hispanoamericano; antología crítico-histórica
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Menton, Seymour

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El cuento hispanoamericano : antología crítico-históricaThe underdogs, a novel of the Mexican RevolutionHistoria verdadera del realismo mágicoLa nueva novela histórica de la América Latina, 1979-1992Caminata por la narrativa latinoamericana