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  • Chronicle of a Death Foretold

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $12.55
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781400034710
    • Publisher: Vintage International
    • Published: October 2003
    In this sublime novella that transcends its immediate story, a man returns to the town where a baffling murder took place 27 years earlier, determined to get to the bottom of the story. Just hours after marrying the beautiful Angela Vicario, everyone agrees, Byardo San Romain returned his bride in disgrace to her parents. Her distraught family forced her to name her first lover, and her twin brothers announced their intention to murder Santiago Nasar for dishonoring their sister. The moral of the story? `The more that is learned, the less is understood', considering the murder's foretelling & lack of intervention. Yes? No? 120p. Pap.
  • Collected Stories

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $13.49
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060932688
    • Publisher: HarperPerennial
    • Published: May 2008
    These twenty-six stories, published in English in the collections 'No One Writes to the Colonel and Other Stories,' 'Leaf Storm and Other Stories,' and 'InnocentErendira and Other Stories,' are published here in one volume in the chronological order of their original publication from the three volumes 'Eyes of the Blue Dog,' 'Big Mama's Funeral,' and 'The Incredible and Sad Tale ofInnocent Erendira and Her Heartless Grandmother.' From the Nobel Prize-winning author of the universally acclaimed Ur-novel of Latin American magical realism, 'One Hundred Years of Solitude.' 343p.
  • Conversation In the Cathedral

    By Mario Vargas Llosa

    Our Price: $14.39
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060732806
    • Publisher: HarperCollins
    • Published: February 2005
    First published in English in 1974. This haunting novel of power, corruption, and the complex search for identity takes place in 1950s Peru during the dictatorship of Manuel A. Odria. Over beers and a sea of freely spoken words, the conversation flows between two individuals, Santiago and Ambrosia, who talk of their tormented lives and of the overall degradation and frustration that has slowly taken over their town. Agroundbreaking novel that undertakes to explore the role of a citizen and how a lack of personal freedom can forever scar a people and a nation. 601p.
  • Hopscotch

    By Julio Cortazar

    Our Price: $8.50 - $15.30
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780394752846
    • Publisher: Pantheon Books
    • Published: February 1966
    Horacio Oliveria is an Argentinian writer who lives in Paris with his mistress, La Maga, surrounded by a loose-knit circle of bohemian friends who call themselves 'the Club.' A child's death and La Maga's disappearance put an end to his life of empty pleasures and intellectual acrobatics, and prompt Oliveira to return to Buenos Aires, where he works by turns as a salesman, a keeper of a circus cat which can truly count, and an attendant in an insane asylum. The novel consists of many 'books', and comes with instructions for the (suggested) order of their reading. One of the most celebrated novels of 20th-century Latin American fiction. 564p.
  • Leaf Storm and Other Stories

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $12.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060751555
    • Publisher: Perennial
    • Published: February 2005
    Contents include, in addition to the title story: The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World; A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings; Blacaman the Good, Vendor of Miracles; The Last Voyage of the GhostShip; Monologue of Isabel Watching It Rain in Macondo; Nabo. 146p.
  • Marks of Identity

    By Juan Goytisolo

    Our Price: $13.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781564784537
    • Publisher: Dalkey Archive Press
    • Published: April 2007
    (Spanish Literature series). An exile returns to Spain from France to find that he is repelled by the fascism of Franco's Spain and drawn to the world of Muslim culture. Herein, Goytisolo, one of Spain'smost celebrated novelists, speaks for a generation of Spaniards who were small children during the Spanish Civil War, grew up under a stifling dictorship, and in many cases, emigrasted in desperation from their dying country. Upon his return, the narrator confronts the most controversial political, religious, social and sexual issues of our time with ferocious energy and elegant prose. Torn between tw worlds, only displacement survives. 352p.
  • One Hundred Years of Solitude

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $6.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060919658
    • Publisher: Harper Perennial
    • Published: October 1991
    The premier work of South American magical realism (1970), the novel engenders the improbable landscapes and mentalscapes of the family Buendias and their history both in and out of time. Makes for a most remarkable read...and then some! 422p. Pap.
  • One Hundred Years of Solitude

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $9.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780061120091
    • Publisher: HarperPerennial
    • Published: June 2006
    Tells the story of the Buendia family, set against the background of the evolution and eventual decadence of a small South American town.
  • One Hundred Years of Solitude (Everyman's Library, No. 223)

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $13.00 - $23.40
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780679444657
    • Publisher: Everyman's Library
    • Published: 1995
    In this provocatively mysterious and surreal work, the progenitor of Magical Realism imagines and creates the history of the Buendia family of the village of Macondo. This unsurpassable work of fiction is an exhilarating reading experience, transforming in its scope, passionate in its vision. In a very fine Everyman's Library edition. 416p.
  • Quincas Borba (Library of Latin America)

    By Joaquim Machado De Assis

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780195106824
    • Publisher: Oxford University Press
    • Published: April 1999
    A masterful satire not only of life in Imperial Brazil of the 19th century, but of the human condition itself. When the mad philosopher Quincas Borba dies, he leaves to his friend Rubiao the entirety of his wealth and property, with a single stipulation: Rubiao must take care of Borba's dog who is also named Quincas Borba, and who may indeed have assumed the soul of the dead philosopher. Flushed with his newfound wealth, Rubaio heads for Rio de Janeiro and plunges headlong into a world where fantasy and reality become increasingly difficult to keep separate. 290p.
  • Rosario Tijeras

    By Jorge Franco

    Our Price: $7.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781583226780
    • Publisher: Seven Stories
    • Published: July 2005
    En Medellâin, Colombia, in the 1980s, Rosario Tijeras, who was hit by a bullet just as she got her first kiss, follows her brother into the violent world of the drug gangs.
  • The Autumn of the Patriarch

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780060114190
    • Publisher: Harper & Row, Publishers
    • Published: October 1976
    The discovery of a South American dictator's rotting corpse in the deserted tangle of his crumbling palace prompts a search through his past and a colorful chronicle of his progression from popular, beloved, unafraid ruler to isolated, frightened despot
  • The Autumn of the Patriarch

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $12.59
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060882860
    • Publisher: HarperPerennial
    • Published: March 2006
    From charity to deceit, benevolence to violence, fear of God to extreme cruelty, the dictator of The Autumn of the Patriarch embodies the best and worst of human nature. The author vividly portrays the dying tyrant caught in the prison of his own dictatorship. Employing an inovative, dreamlike style, and overflowing with symbolic descriptions, the novel transports the reader to a world that is at once magicaland real. 255p.
  • The Eyes Of The Interred

    By Miguel Asturias Asturias

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789111966917
    • Publisher: Delacorte Press
    [New York]. Small narrow 4to. UNCORRECTED PROOF. Toning, some staing, a little edgewear to wrappers; 'april' inked to front warpper. Toning and light rubbing to edges of text block. VG in wrappers.
  • The Green House

    By Mario Vargas Llosa

    Our Price: $14.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060732790
    • Publisher: Harper Perennial
    • Published: February 2005
    The Peruvian novelist's classic early novel takes place in a Peruvian town, situated between desert & jungle, which is torn by boredom & lust. Don Anselmo, a stranger in a black coat, builds a brothel onthe outskirts of the town while he charms its innocent people, setting in motion a chain reaction with extraordinary consequences. This brothel, called the Green House, brings together the innocent & the corrupt: Bonificia, a young Indian girl saved by the nuns only to become a prostitute; Father Garcia, struggling for the church; and four best friends drawn to both excitement & escape. It is a world existing between savagery & civilization. 405p.

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