Collected Stories

Collected Stories

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The twenty-six always compelling, often astonishing, stories in this collection are published in chronological order, so readers can appreciate the Nobel prize-winning writer's progress from early experimentation, to full-blown magical realism. Each tale is not just a read, but an experience: you join a community in the thrall of a corpse in `The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World'; sail through `The Last Voyage of the Ghost Ship' a five-page story written as a single sentence, and feel your way, blinded, through `The Night of the Curlews'. `A single sentence of Garcia Marquez often has more meat to it than many whole novels' Observer.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 304 pages
  • 128 x 194 x 22mm | 240.41g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Spanish
  • 0140157565
  • 9780140157567
  • 2,037,728

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