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One hundred years of solitude

Author: Gabriel García Márquez; Gregory Rabassa
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 2014. ©1967, 1970
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the story of seven generations of the Buendia family and of Macondo, the town they have built. Though little more than a settlement surrounded by mountains, Macondo has its wars and disasters, even its wonders and miracles. A microcosm of Colombian life, its secrets lie hidden, k encoded in a book, and only Aureliano Buedia can fathom its mysteries and reveal its shrouded destiny.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Magic realism (Literature)
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Fiction in Translation
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gabriel García Márquez; Gregory Rabassa
ISBN: 9780241968581 0241968585
OCLC Number: 898585626
Notes: This translation originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1970.
Description: 422 pages : illustration ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Cien años de soledad.
Responsibility: Gabriel García Márquez ; translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa.

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Blending political reality with magic realism, fantasy and comic invention, this book is one of the most daringly original works of the twentieth century.  Read more...

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Should be required reading for the entire human race * New York Times * The greatest novel in any language of the last 50 years * Salman Rushdie * The book that sort of saved my life * Emma Thompson Read more...

 
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