Subseries 2A: Novels

portions of 22 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: 1952-1988.

Extent: portions of 22 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.


This sub-series consists of second and later drafts with holograph corrections of La tía Julia y el escribidor , La guerra del fin del mundo , La ciudad y los perros , La casa verde , Pantaleón y las visitadoras , Conversación en la catedral , Historia de Mayta , El hablador , ¿Quién mató a Palomino Molero? , and Elogio de la madrastra . See also series VII. Additional Papers.


Not arranged according to any arrangement scheme.

Preferred Citation

Subseries 2A: Novels; 1952-1988; Mario Vargas Llosa Papers, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.

    Title Date Container
    La tía Julia y el escribidor dates not examined Explore Multiple Containers
    La guerra del fin del mundo 1978 June-1981 Explore Multiple Containers
    La ciudad y los perros 1958-1970 Explore Multiple Containers
    La casa verde 1959-1965 Explore Multiple Containers
    Pantaleón y las visitadoras 1971-1973 Explore Multiple Containers
    Conversación en la catedral 1952-1969 Explore Multiple Containers
    Historia de Mayta 1983 August-1984 July Explore Multiple Containers
    El hablador 1985 March 15-1987 Explore Multiple Containers
    ¿Quién mató a Palomino Molero? 1985 March Explore Multiple Containers
    Elogio de la madrastra 1987-1988 Explore Multiple Containers

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