Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: New York: Atria Books, 2006.
An beautiful first edition/first printing As New condition in alike dust-jacket, SIGNED and dated May 10, 2006 by author Laura Esquivel on title page.
The famous conquistador Hernando Cortes and his Native American Indian interpreter Malinche become involved in a deadly love affair. Too late Malinche realizes the man she believes to be the reincarnated forefather god of her people and also their salvation is more human than she had thought. Esquivel reveals the truth behind the legendary affair and details the complex role played by Malinche as she tries to bridge the cultural and language gap between her Mexican kinsman and the conquering Spaniards; 8vo; Signed by Author.