Book #18322

Of Love and Shadows - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

Isabel Allende
Of Love and Shadows - 1st US Edition/1st Printing. Isabel Allende.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: 1st US Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; [viii], 274, [6] pages
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1987.
ISBN: 0394549627

A handsome first printing of the first US edition in unread Fine condition in alike dust-jacket. Publisher's promotional card laid in. Translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden.

At the center of Allende's second novel are upper class daughter Irene Beltrán and photographer Francisco Leal, fated, under the most desperate circumstances to fall totally in love.

Basis for the motion picture starring Antonio Banderas.

Price: $49.00

Author Bio

Isabel Allende

Isabel Allende Llona (born August 2, 1942 in Lima, Peru) is a Chilean writer. She is one of the most prominent woman writers in Latin America and she is considered to be the “the world’s most widely read Spanish-language author”. Some of her novels include The House of the Spirits (1982) and Eva Luna (1987). Isabel Allende has received the Grand Prix d’Evasion and the Chevalier des Artes et des Lettres distinction from France, the Bancarella Prize from Italy, and the Gabriela Mistral Prize from Chile. She currently resides in San Rafael, California.