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La Navidad en las Montañas
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LA NAVIDAD EN LAS MONTAÑAS
A SPANISH AMERICAN STORY
IGNACIO MANUEL ALTAMIRANO
WITH INTRODUCTION, NOTES, AND VOCABULARY
EDITH A. HILL
UNIVERSITY OF REDLANDS
MARY JOY LOMBARD
HIGH SCHOOL, REDLANDS, CAL.
As the author himself says in his
, a picture of Mexicanlife is here offered, not as seen in large cities, which are much thesame all the
world over, but in remote rural districts, "en lasmontañas." The tale is idyllic, but in spite of its
romantic spirit itpresents a vivid picture of rural life in Mexico.
The text of this story is taken from the Fifth Edition, in the
Biblioteca de la Europa y América, Paris, 1891.
The following is quoted from
Modern Mexican Authors
, by Frederick