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The Discreet Hero

Mario Vargas Llosa, Trans. Edith Grossman

Set in Peru, Llosa’s novel tells the stories of two men whose lives are destined to intersect: one is a small-town businessman who is being blackmailed, the other a successful company owner in Lima with two sons who want him dead. Translated by Edith Grossman.
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  • Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux
  • Year: 2015
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 336pp
  • Illustrated: No
  • Dimensions: 235x140mm
  • ISBN: 9780374146740
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.6kg
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