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Ricardo Palma

Although decades have gone by, RICARDO PALMA has retained his position among Latin America?s most respected writers. He is still widely read in the Spanish-speaking world. His works appear on a regular basis in anthologies of Latin American prose.

Lawyer in Heaven

Legend has it that in the past the Lord would never look very kindly upon lawyers because whenever a lawyer appeared at Heaven’s doors, his passport was seldom if ever in proper order.


The Brooklyn Rail

APRIL 2023

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