Garca Mrquez

Garca Mrquez

by Gene H. Bell-Villada
     
 

Gabriel Garca Mrquez is one of the most influential writers of our time, with a unique literary creativity rooted in the history of his native Colombia. This revised and expanded edition of a classic work is the first book of criticism to consider in detail the totality of Garca Mrquezs magnificent oeuvre. In a beautifully written examination, Gene Bell-Villada traces… See more details below

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Gabriel Garca Mrquez is one of the most influential writers of our time, with a unique literary creativity rooted in the history of his native Colombia. This revised and expanded edition of a classic work is the first book of criticism to consider in detail the totality of Garca Mrquezs magnificent oeuvre. In a beautifully written examination, Gene Bell-Villada traces the major forces that have shaped the novelist and describes his life, his personality, and his politics. For this edition, Bell-Villada adds new chapters to cover all of Garca Mrquez's fiction since 1988, from The General in His Labyrinth through Memories of My Melancholy Whores, and includes sections on his memoir, Living to Tell the Tale, and his journalistic account, News of a Kidnapping. Moreover, new information about Garca Mrquez's biography and artistic development make this the most comprehensive account of his life and work available.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781458755148
Publisher:
ReadHowYouWant, LLC
Publication date:
05/07/2010
Pages:
760
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.51(d)

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