- Author : Gabriel Garcia Marquez
- Publsiher : Harper Perennial
- Release : 11 October 2016
- ISBN : 9780062096982
- Pages : 123 pages
- Rating : 3.5/5 from 218 ratings
Tells the story of the Buendia family, set against the background of the evolution and eventual decadence of a small South American town
One of the 20th century's enduring works, One Hundred Years of Solitude is a widely beloved and acclaimed novel known throughout the world, and the ultimate achievement in a Nobel Prize–winning career. The novel tells the story of the rise and fall of the mythical town of Macondo through the history of the Buendía family. It is a rich and brilliant chronicle of life and death, and the tragicomedy of humankind. In the noble, ridiculous, beautiful, and tawdry
Presents a collection of critical essays about Marquez's, "One hundred years of solitude."
The author places the landmark novel into the context of modern Colombia's violent history, exploring the complex vision of Gabriel Garcâia Mâarquez.
Ascent to Glory is a groundbreaking study of One Hundred Years of Solitude, from the moment Gabriel García Márquez first had the idea for the novel to its global consecration. Using new documents from the author's archives, Álvaro Santana-Acuña shows how García Márquez wrote the novel, going beyond the many myths that surround it.
Gabriel García Márquez is Latin America's most internationally famous and successful author, and a winner of the Nobel Prize. His oeuvre of great modern novels includes One Hundred Years of Solitude and Love in the Time of Cholera. His name has become closely associated with Magical Realism, a phenomenon that has been immensely influential in world literature. This Companion, first published in 2010, includes new and probing readings of all of García Márquez's works, by leading international
Since its publication in 1967, One Hundred Years of Solitude has sold well over 10 million copies and earned its author, Gabriel Garciacute;a Maacute;rquez, a host of awards-including the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982. The novel has brought about co
A stimulating collection of new essays on the development of the novel in Latin America.
This volume of essays constitutes a critical reappraisal of a front-rank world author, Gabriel García Márquez. Its principal objective is to reflect the breadth and variety of critical approaches to literature applied to a single corpus of writing; here, the major novels (including Love in the Times of Cholera, 1986) and a selection of his short fiction are considered.
Collects essays that examine the acclaimed novel, citing its original critical reception and its influence on subsequent Latin American literature and the magical realism genre.
Essay from the year 2007 in the subject American Studies - Miscellaneous, grade: A-, Bread Loaf School of English, Middlebury College (Bread Loaf School of English), course: 20th Century Latin American History, 4 entries in the bibliography, language: English, abstract: Garcia Marquez’ novel One Hundred Years of Solitude records the rise and fall of a fictional town called Macondo. Although this town is invented by the author, its foundation, its development and its fall show social and political realities we know from
"First published in the United States of America by Chilton Books 1965"--Title page verso.
Unlock the more straightforward side of One Hundred Years of Solitude with this concise and insightful summary and analysis! This engaging summary presents an analysis of One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez, which features a family who are cursed to one hundred years of oblivion, isolation and collapse, suffering through death, love and incest until the bitter fall of the village in which they live. The novel has been translated into 37 different languages and has
Gabriel García Márquez, author of the modern classic One Hundred Years of Solitude and Love in the Time of Cholera, is one of the greatest and most popular writers of the late-twentieth century. As Gerald Martin tells the story of the author's fascinating rise to wealth and international fame, he reveals the tensions in García Márquez's life between celebrity and literary quality, between politics and writing, and between power, solitude and love. Interviewing more than three