Series 2: Works

portions of 33 boxes

This collection is stored at Firestone Library and Firestone Library.

This collection is stored onsite at Firestone Library. Box 86, folder 25 and box 89, folders 14-15 are stored in special vault facilities.

Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Collection Creator: Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-.

Dates: 1958-1990.

Extent: portions of 33 boxes

Languages: Spanish or Castilian.

Access Restrictions

The letter by Luis Loayza dated June 30, 1964, shall remain closed to the public until 20 years after the death of Luis Loayza; the letters of Abelardo Oquendo dated November 11, 1958, August 2, 1962, February 14, June 6, July 3, August 18, September 1, October 13 and 29, December 14, 1964, and January 20, 1965 shall remain closed to the public until December 2018.


Consists of the works of Mario Vargas Llosa, including novels, plays, screenplays, TV scripts, short stories, nonfiction, and juvenalia.


This series is arranged into six series: Novels, Plays, Screenplays/TV Scripts, Short Stories, Nonfiction, and Juvenilia.

Preferred Citation

Series 2: Works; 1958-1990; Mario Vargas Llosa Papers, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.

    Title Date Container
    Subseries 2A: Novels 1952-1988 Explore Multiple Containers
    Subseries 2B: Plays 1960-1992 August Explore Multiple Containers
    Subseries 2C: Screenplays/TV Scripts 1972-1984 Explore Multiple Containers
    Subseries 2D: Short Stories 1958 December-1979 Explore Multiple Containers
    Subseries 2E: Nonfiction 1952-1994 Explore Multiple Containers
    Subseries 2F: Juvenilia 1949 October-December Explore Multiple Containers

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