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Musicians and Watchmakers (1971) [Novel]
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Summary (From the publisher):

Humor told from an adolescent girl's perspective, Musicians and Watchmakers is a deceptively intuitive account of a Jewish family living in Buenos Aires in the 1940s. Author Alicia Steimberg captures the quirky insights of a teenager in a flawlessly rendered colloquial style and in doing so, proves herself a master novelist. On this novel, she has commented that in her descriptions of this young woman's experience, there lies a fictionalized autobiography that combines her own recollections with those of others who have shared similar experiences.

Original title: Músicos y relojeros
Original languages: Spanish


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionRegional Interest
FictionGeneral FictionYouth (rebellion, Angst, Coming Of Age)

Edition #1: Musicians and Watchmakers

Musicians and Watchmakers (1998)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Andrea G. Labinger
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Musicians and Watchmakers (August 1998)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Pittsburgh, PA
Publisher: Latin American Literary Review Press
ISBN: 9780935480962
Dimensions: 5.4 x 8.5 x 0.4
Pages: 128

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