Collected Stories by Gabriel Garcia MarquezCollected Stories by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Collected Stories

byGabriel Garcia Marquez

Paperback | September 9, 1999

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Collected here are twenty-six of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's most brilliant and enchanting short stories, presented in the chronological order of their publication in Spanish from three volumes: Eyes of a Blue Dog,Big Mama's Funeral, and The Incredible and Sad Tale of lnnocent Eréndira and Her Heartless Grandmother. Combining mysticism, history, and humor, the stories in this collection span more than two decades, illuminating the development of Marquez's prose and exhibiting the themes of family, poverty, and death that resound throughout his fiction.

Gabriel García Márquez was born in 1927 in the town of Aracataca, Columbia.Latin America's preeminent man of letters, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1982. García Márquez began his writing career as a journalist and is the author of numerous other works of fiction and nonfiction, including the novelsThe Autumn of the Pa...
Title:Collected StoriesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.79 inPublished:September 9, 1999Language:English

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ISBN - 10:0060932686

ISBN - 13:9780060932688

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“It is the genius of García Márquez that fatalism and possibility somehow coexist, that dreams redeem, that there is laughter even in death.”