KALPA IMPERIAL: THE GREATEST EMPIRE THAT NEVER WAS ... Translated by Ursula K. Le Guin. Easthampton, MA: Small Beer Press, . Octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Signed on the title page by Le Guin. Translation of LA CASA DEL PODER and EL IMPERIO MAS VASTO, two books published in Buenos Aires in 1983 by Ediciones Minotauro. A linked story collection, the first of Argentinean writer Gorodischer's books to be translated into English. The book is a group of stories about an imaginary empire linked only by geography and the voice of the storyteller. "The dreamy, ancient voice is not unlike Le Guin's, and this collection should appeal to her fans as well as to those of literary fantasy and Latin American fiction." - Library Journal. Trade paperback format. A fine copy. (#164808).
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