29 June 2005
MÁRQUEZ, Gabriel García (b. 1928). One Hundred Years of Solitude. Translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa. New York: Harper & Row, 1970.
8o. (Some light dampstaining.) Original green cloth (slightly dampstained); pictorial dust jacket (two small tears along bottom edge, a few minor stains); quarter morocco folding case.
FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed twice by Márquez on the title-page: "Cieb anos de bueno compania para el terrific Gabriel '92." and "Par Tom, Gabriel '92." A huge financial success for the author, it is estimated that this book has been translated into some 30 languages.
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