Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love

By: Hijuelos, Oscar

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The book is about the lives of two Cuban brothers and musicians, Cesar and Nestor Castillo, who immigrate to the United States and settle in New York City in the early 1950s. The novel won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1990 and is the first novel by a United States-born Hispanic to do so.


It was adapted in 1992 into the film The Mambo Kings, starring Armand Assante and Antonio Banderas, and as a musical in 2005. In its theme of the American immigrant experience, [wiki]


Near fine book with Near fine dust jacket with price of $18.95 showing. Minimal shelf wear to each. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket.

Title: Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love

Author Name: Hijuelos, Oscar

Categories: Pulitzer Prize In Literature, Award Winning Books and Authors, MODERN LITERATURE - FICTION, Books Into Film,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Publisher: New York:, Farrar Straus Giroux.: 1989.

ISBN Number: 0374201250

ISBN Number 13: 9780374201258

Binding: Hardcover in Dust Jacket.

lb: 3.00 lb

Seller ID: 001279