First Edition of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's The Autumn of the Patriarch; Signed by Him

  • The Autumn of the Patriarch.
  • The Autumn of the Patriarch.

The Autumn of the Patriarch.

$650.00

Item Number: 87979

New York: Harper & Row, 1976.

Early printing of Garcia Marquez’s first novel after the worldwide success of One Hundred Years of Solitude. Octavo, original cloth. Boldly signed by Gabriel Garcia Marquez on the dedication page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Guy Fleming. Translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa.

One of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's most intricate and ambitious works, The Autumn of the Patriarch is a brilliant tale of a Caribbean tyrant and the corruption of power. "Majestic...Superb...A stunning portrait of hte archetype, the pathological fascist tyrant" (New York Times Book Review).

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