TITLE

The Death of Manolete

AUTHOR(S)
Tynan, Kenneth
PUB. DATE
June 1955
SOURCE
Paris Review;Summer55, Issue 9, p110
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents the famous Spanish bullfighter, Manuel Rodriguez, known as "Manolete." He died moments after being gored in the ring by a bull named Islero in 1947. He was competing against a younger rival named Luis Miguel but the horns severed his femoral artery. All of Spain moured him for days.
ACCESSION #
24846671

 

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