Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [xiv], 285,  pages
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990.
A handsome first printing of the first American edition in just about Fine condition, lightly rubbed back cover in Fine dust jacket. Signed and inscribed in Spanish to his friend Vance Morgan, a Virginia collector, by Nobel Prize winner Gabriel García Márquez;
Gabriel García Márquez’s most political novel is the biography of General Simón Bolívar, the man who tried to unite a continent. In 1830, as Bolívar takes a last journey down the Magdalena River, he is revisiting cities along its shores, and reliving the triumphs, passions, and betrayals of his life.