- Author: Gabriel Garcia Marquez
- Translator: Edith Grossman
- Publisher: Vintage International
- Published: November 2006
- ISBN-10: 1400095948
- ISBN-13: 9781400095940
- Format: Paperback
- Copyright: 2005
- Subject: FICTION / Literary
Our Price: $13.95
In the first novel in 10 years from the Nobel Prize-winning author of One Hundred Years of Solitude, Love in the Time of Cholera, and Chronicle of a Death Foretold, among others, a ninety-year-old man, on the eve of his 90th birthday decides to give himself a wild night of love. Unmarried, he has purchased the services of hundreds of women - it is his pattern. A virgin procured for this ritual is enchanting but exhausted, and can only sleep after sewing all day. It is he who awakens to a romance he has never known. A tender, knowing, and slyly comic work. 128p.
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