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Pepita Jiménez by Juan Valera

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Published by P. F. Collier & Son in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Other titlesA happy boy., Skipper Worse.
Statementby Juan Valera; A happy boy, by Björnstjerne Björnson; Skipper Worse, by Alexander L. Kielland ...
SeriesHarvard classics shelf of fiction -- v 20.
ContributionsBjørnson, Bjørnstjerne, 1832-1910., Kielland, Alexander Lange, 1849-1906.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17721519M
LC Control Number07017424

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‎En la Andalucía del siglo XIX, la joven Pepita Jiménez -obligada por su tía Salvaora a casarse con el usurero Gumersindo- enviuda durante su banquete de bodas. Tras el funeral de su marido, Pepita es pretendida por un conde y por el hacendado Pedro, padre del seminarista Luis. Sin embargo, la joven. Editions for Pepita Jiménez: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ),   Pepita tendrá veinte años; es viuda; solo tres años estuvo casada. Era hija de doña Francisca Gálvez, viuda como usted sabe, de un capitán retirado. Que le dejó a su muerte Solo su honrosa espada por herencia, según dice el poeta. Hasta la edad de dieciséis años vivió Pepita con su madre en la mayor estrechez, casi en la : Pepita Jiménez es la futura novia de su padre y viuda a sus tan solo veinte años. Anteriormente había estado casada con un prestamista de ochenta años por un breve período de tiempo. Como Luis la describe en una de sus cartas, Pepita tiene un extraño y diabólico poder para seducir hombres.