Boston: David R. Godine, 1984. Hardcover. 269p., very good first US English-language edition quarter-cloth boards in dj.
Set in Franco's Spain, this novel creates a family of Republican parents and gay children. The author's plays and translations were well-recieved in Spain, but his novels were banned, and Gomez-Arcos has been living in France. Jacket art credited to Mel Odum.