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Publisher Comments:

"These stories are told in spare, unpretentious but picturesque prose, compassionate of human frailty, but also rich in wit and irony. The characters are all too human, alternately humorous and tragic."-- Library Journal

About the Author

Gabriel Garc??a M??rquez was born in 1928 in the town of Aracatca, Colombia. Latin America's preeminent man of letters, he is considered by many to be one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century. He began his writing career as a journalist and is the author of numerous works of fiction and nonfiction, including One Hundred Years of Solitude and Love in the Time of Cholera. Gabriel M??rquez was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982.

Table of Contents

No one writes to the colonel. — Big mama's funeral: Tuesday siesta. One of these days. There are no thieves in this town. Balthazar's marvelous afternoon. Montiel's widow. One day after Sunday. Artificial roses. Big mama's funeral.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060907006
Translator:
Bernstein, J. S.
Author:
Bernstein, J. S.
Author:
Garcia Marquez, Gabriel
Publisher:
Perennial
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Short Stories (Anthologies)
Subject:
Colombia
Subject:
General Fiction
Copyright:
Edition Description:
1st Harper Colophon ed.
Series Volume:
80-2133
Publication Date:
August 1979
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
8.00x5.32x.45 in. .31 lbs.

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