Subseries 2B: Plays

portions of 4 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: 1960-1992 August.

Extent: portions of 4 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 notes and second and later drafts with holograph corrections of La chunga , La señorita de Tacna , Kathie y el hipopótamo , and El loco de los balcones . See also VII. Additional Papers.


Not arranged according to any arrangement scheme.

Preferred Citation

Subseries 2B: Plays; 1960-1992 August; Mario Vargas Llosa Papers, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.

    Title Date Container
    La chunga 1985 May 31-July 6 Explore Multiple Containers
    La señorita de Tacna 1977 October 20-1980 Explore Multiple Containers
    Kathie y el hipopótamo 1960-1982 November Explore Multiple Containers
    El loco de los balcones 1985-1992 August Explore Multiple Containers

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