Centre for the Study of Hispanic Exile

La cabeza del cordero

Author: Francisco Ayala
Publisher: Losada
Place: Buenos Aires
Publication Date: 1949
Genre: Short stories
Language: Spanish
First published in Spain: 1972 (not allowed to be sold until 1974)
Keywords: Civil War
Four stories about the Civil War and exile with strong moral reflections. Contains: 'El mensaje'; 'El tajo'; 'El regreso' and 'La cabeza del cordero'. Editions after 1962 also contain 'La vida por la opiniĆ³n'.