Mariano Latorre

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Mariano Latorre
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Born Mariano Lautaro Latorre Court
(1886-01-04)4 January 1886
Cobquecura, Chile
Died 10 November 1955(1955-11-10) (aged 69)
Santiago, Chile
Alma mater University of Chile
Occupation Writer, Spanish language professor
Spouse(s) Virginia Blanco
Children Mirella Latorre
Awards

Mariano Lautaro Latorre Court (4 January 1886 – 10 November 1955) was a Chilean writer of Basque descent.[1] He won the Chilean National Prize for Literature in 1944.

Works[edit]

Notable works:

  • Cuentos del Maule (1912)
  • Cuna de Cóndores (1918)
  • Zurzulita (1920)
  • Ully (1923)
  • Chilenos del Mar (1929)
  • On Panta (1935)
  • Hombres y Zorros (1937)
  • La Literatura de Chile (1941)
  • Mapu (1942)
  • Viento de Mallines (1944)
  • El Choroy de Oro (1946)
  • Chile, País de Rincones (1947)
  • El Caracol (1952)
  • La Paquera (1958)
  • La Isla de los Pájaros (1959)
  • Memorias y otras confidencias (published in 1971)

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