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Gabriel García Márquez

Author: Stephen M Hart
Publisher: London : Reaktion Books, 2010.
Series: Critical lives (London, England)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text is a thorough yet succinct review of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's life and environment. The book contains new insights gained through interviews with Marquez's family in Cuba. It locates the divisions between Marquez's everyday life and his life as a writer.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Gabriel García Márquez; Gabriel García Márquez; Gabriel García Márquez
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen M Hart
ISBN: 9781861897633 1861897634
OCLC Number: 587198898
Description: 224 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: 'He won't be playing chess any more' --
'10 per cent inspiration, 90 per cent perspiration' --
'Same difference' --
'Even I won't be able to put up with myself' --
'Why did he dress like a cook to receive the Nobel?' --
'A chancellor but we don't know of which country' --
'The Third Pope.'
Series Title: Critical lives (London, England)
Other Titles: Márquez
Responsibility: Stephen M. Hart.

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Gabriel Garcia Marquez presents an original portrait of this renowned writer and is a must-read for fans of his work, as well as those interested in magical realism, Latin American fiction and  Read more...

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