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El Angel's Last Conquest

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A novel from Argentina (where publication was halted for many years) about the life and career of a torturer
The torturer has no name, but we come to know him well as he plies his craft from episode to episode. He serves his apprenticeship with the devotion of the professional. Victim after victim is strapped down before him as he perfects his vocation. They fade away as h
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Paperback, 128 pages
Published March 12th 1985 by Ballantine Books
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Elvira Orphée es una escritora argentina nacida en Tucumán que emigró a Buenos Aires a fines de los años ’40.

Publicó su primer relato, “La calle Mate de Luna”, en la revista Sur, en 1951. Leopoldo Brizuela lo define como un “extraordinario cuento coral sobre las sospechas y chismes que un barrio tucumano va elaborando, a medida que avanza el calor, acerca de una familia de forasteros porteños”.

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