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Title The scandal of the century : and other writings / Gabriel Garcia Marquez ; translated by Anne McLean foreword by Jon Lee Anderson ; edited by Cristóđbal Pera
Imprint New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2019

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Edition First edition
Descript 336 pages ; 24 cm
Note "This is a Borzoi Book published by Alfred A. Knopf."
Translation of: El escaandalo del siglo : textos en prensa y revistas (1950-1984)
Presidential barber -- Topic for a topical piece -- Understandable mistake -- Lonely hearts killer -- Death is an unpunctual lady -- Strange idolatry of la Sierpe -- Man arrives in the rain -- House of the Buendias -- Literaturism -- Precursors -- Postman rings a thousand times -- Aracataca tiger -- H.H. goes on vacation (fragment) -- Scandal of the century -- Are they in caracas the women who disappear in Paris? -- "I visited hungary" (fragment) -- World's most famous year -- Only twelve hours to save him -- June 6, 1958: Caracas with no water -- Misadventures of a writer of books -- I can't think of any title -- Sandinista heist : chronical of the assault on "the hog house" -- Cubans face the blockade -- Specter of the Nobel Prize -- Telepathy without strings -- New oldest profession -- Yes, nostalgia is the same as it ever was -- Horror story for new year's eve -- Magic Caribbean -- Poetry, in children's reach -- River of life -- Maria of my heart -- Like souls in purgatory -- Something else on literature and reality -- My personal Hemingway -- Ghosts of the road -- Bogota 1947 -- Tales of the road -- My other me -- Poor good translators -- Sleeping beauty on the airplane -- Writer wanted -- Obregon or the boundless vocation -- Literature without pain -- From Paris, with love -- Return to Mexico -- Okay, we'll talk about literature -- That news board -- Return to the seed -- How do you write a novel?
"From one of the titans of twentieth-century literature, collected here for the first time: a selection of his journalism from the late 1940s to the mid-1980s--work that he considered even more important to his legacy than his universally acclaimed works of fiction"-- Provided by publisher
Subject Garcaia Maarquez, Gabriel, 1927-2014 -- Translations into English
Classmark 864/.64
Alt Auth McLean, Anne, 1962- translator
Translation Works. Selections. English
ISBN/ISSN 9780525656425 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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