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Book Information: Slap in the Face, a

Slap in the Face, a (1916) [Short Story]
by Horacio Quiroga Rating: Weighted - 5.7 / Average - 3.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary (IBList user synopsis):

While tied to a mast for his laziness, a dock worker receives a slap in the face for his insolent sneers. The worker swears eventual revenge, and soon heads off to seek his fortune elsewhere.

Original title: Una bofetada
Original languages: Spanish


Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Decapitated Chicken and Other Stories, the (1976) [Collection]
      Author: Horacio Quiroga

Edition #1: A Slap in the Face

A Slap in the Face (1976)
Edition Details:

First published in The Decapitated Chicken and Other Stories, Austin: University of Texas Press, 1976.

Language: English

Translated by: Margaret Sayers Peden
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