The Shrouded Woman

The Shrouded Woman

( Spanish - La amortajada - 1938 )

novel by Maria Bombal

translated by author

Published:Farrar, Straus - hardback - 1948
ISBN: none

University of Texas Press - paperback - 1995 ( Texas Pan American Series ) ( translated by Naomi Lindstrom )
ISBN: 0292708300 / 9780292708303

The story of a beautiful and violent woman, who sees clearly, only after death, the intricate pattern which her passing made in the lives of those who were close to her, The spell of the mists and shadows of Chile and of the colorful people of that strange and romantic country is woven compellingly to create a tale as vivid as a dream.


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