«The Notebooks of Don Rigoberto» in Spanish with a Parallel Translation

Book The Notebooks of Don Rigoberto (Los cuadernos de don Rigoberto) in Spanish
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Original title: 
Los cuadernos de don Rigoberto
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Language: 
Spanish
Difficulty: 
B2
Year: 
1997
Number of pages: 
235

The Notebooks of Don Rigoberto is a novel by the Peruvian writer Mario Vargas Llosa, published in 1997. This book is a sequel to In Praise of the Stepmother, a novel that introduces the reader to Don Rigoberto, his wife, Lucrecia, and the boy, Alfonsito. The first part is replete with explicit descriptions of erotic scenes, and in The Notebooks there are also philosophical reflections of the protagonist.