La Habana: CASA; Premio Casa de Las Americas, 1969. Paperback. p., softbound in 7.4x4.7 inch decorated frenchfold wraps and a ditto dust jacket, third Cuban printing. Textblock is toned throughout and somewhat foxed, cover slightly edgeworn, the jacket very edgeworn with a split begun at the tail. A good-only copy. Casa's "Cuento" series.
One of Skarmeta's fictions (not represented here) was made into an internationally popular movie, "Il Postino," or The Postman; b.Chile, wrote a thesis in philosophy under Julio Cortazar, graduated from New York's Columbia University.