Contents and Arrangement

"El paraíso en la otra esquina", 2000-2002

2 folders

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Alcance y Contenido

Borrador con correcciones. Versión última y definitiva de la novela.


Los materiales se han mantenido, en su mayor parte, tal y como los recibió el repositorio.

Están organizados en función de su número de ingreso.

Collection History


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Rodolfo G. Aiello , Claire A. Johnston and Karla J. Vecchia in 1997. 1999, 2000, and 2002. Finding aid written by Rodolfo G. Aiello , Claire A. Johnston and Karla J. Vecchia in 1997, 1999, 2000, and 2002. Additional materials are gradually being processed by Armando Suárez.

Los archivos adicionales están siendo procesados gradualmente por Armando Suárez.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. For instances beyond Fair Use, it is the responsibility of the researcher to determine whether any permissions related to copyright, privacy, publicity, or any other rights are necessary for their intended use of the Library's materials, and to obtain all required permissions from any existing rights holders, if they have not already done so. Princeton University Library's Special Collections does not charge any permission or use fees for the publication of images of materials from our collections, nor does it require researchers to obtain its permission for said use. The department does request that its collections be properly cited and images credited. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us through the Ask Us! form.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

"El paraíso en la otra esquina"; Mario Vargas Llosa Papers, C0641, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
  • Firestone Library (mss): Box B-001710

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Los jefes (Lima: Editorial Roca, 1959); La ciudad y los perros (Barcelona: Seix Barral, 1963), English translation by Lysander Kemp titled The Time of the Hero (New York: Grove, 1966); La casa verde (Barcelona: Seix Barral, 1969), English translation by Gregory Rabassa published as The Green House (New York: Harper & Row, 1968); Conversación en la catedral (Barcelona: Seix Barral, 1969), English translation by Gregory Rabassa published as Conversation in the Cathedral (New York: Harper & Row, 1975); García Márquez: historia de un deicídio (Barcelona: Seix Barral, 1971); Pantaleón y las visitadoras (Barcelona: Seix Barral, 1973), English translation by Ronald Christ and Gregory Kolovakos published as Captain Pantoja and the Special Services (New York: Harper & Row, 1978); La orgía perpetua: Flaubert y "Madame Bovary" (Barcelona: Seix Barral, 1975), English translation by Helen R. Lane published as The Perpetual Orgy: Flaubert and Madame Bovary (New York: Farrar, Straus, 1986); La tía Julia y el escribidor (Barcelona: Seix Barral, 1977), English translation by Helen R. Lane published as Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter (New York: Farrar, Straus, 1982); La guerra del fin del mundo (1981), English translation by Helen R. Lane published as The War of the End of the World (New York: Farrar, Straus, 1984); Historia de Mayta (Barcelona: Seix Barral, 1985), English translation by Alfred J. Mac Adam titled The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta (New York: Farrar, Straus, 1986); ¿Quién mató a Palomino Molero? (Barcelona: Seix Barral, 1986), English translation by Alfred J. Mac Adam published as Who Killed Palomino Molero? (New York: Farrar, Straus, 1987); El hablador (Barcelona: Seix Barral, 1989), English translation by Helen R. Lane published as The Storyteller (New York: Farrar, Straus, 1989); El pez en el agua: memorias (Barcelona: Seix Barral, l993), English translation by Helen R. Lane published as A Fish in the Water: A Memoir (New York: Farrar, Straus, 1994); El debate (Lima: Univ. del Pácifico, Centro de Investigación, 1990).

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