Contents and Arrangement

Letters to Martha "Beba" Eguía, 1989-1992

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Consists of 24 letters and a short story draft Néstor Perlongher sent to artist and translator Martha "Beba" Eguía and her husband, the novelist Ricardo Piglia, during the last three years of his life. There are 23 letters from Perlongher to Martha "Beba" Eguía and one letter to Ricardo Piglia, which is a cover letter that accompanies a photocopy of a draft of the short story "Evita Vive." The letters discuss his creative and political work, personal matters, and declining health.

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

No materials were separated from the collection during 2018 processing.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Letters to Martha "Beba" Eguía; Néstor Perlongher Letters to Martha "Beba" Eguía and Ricardo Piglia, C1421, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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