Books by Rosario Castellanos

THE BOOK OF LAMENTATIONS by Rosario Castellanos
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 8, 1996

"An essential addition to our list of distinguished fiction by Latin American writers—perhaps one of the greatest of them all."
Originally published in 1962 and widely acclaimed as one of the great Latin American novels (now in English for the first time), this epic story of class conflict is the major work of the late Mexican author (192574), whose other best known fiction includes The Nine Guardians (1959) and City of Kings (1960—not reviewed). Read full book review >