One Hundred Years of Solitude

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One Hundred Years of Solitude

By Gabriel Garcia Marquez; Harold Bloom (Editor)

Blooms Literary Criticism, Hardcover, 9781604133912, 232pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2009

Description
Since its publication in 1967, One Hundred Years of Solitude has sold more than 20 million copies and earned its author, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, a host of awards, including the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982. The novel has prompted comparisons to Miguel de Cervantes, William Faulkner, Virginia Woolf, and even the Bible. The new edition of this critical volume brings together full-length essays that explore the nuances of Marquez's captivating fictive world of Macondo. This study guide comes complete with an introductory essay by master scholar Harold Bloom, notes on the contributors, and reference features such as a chronology, bibliography, and index.

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