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    Sale 2508 | Lot 144
    Price Realized: $2,125With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2508 Lot 144

      GARCIA MARQUEZ, GABRIEL. Cien años de soledad. 8vo, publisher's illustrated wrappers, slight lean, minor stains and scratches, faint vertical reading cracks to spine; occasional minor foxing to contents, chiefly to front and end matter. true first edition of garcia marquez's most famous and popular novel. Buenos Aires: Editorial Sudamericana, (1967)

      Estimate $2,000 - 3,000

      with-Another copy. 8vo, publisher's wrappers, cocked, scattered light soiling, reading cracks to spine, joints rubbed; erased ownership inscription to half-title; usual browning to contents. Second edition, published one month after the first, with this edition notable in that it represents the original cover design intended by the author. To rush the first edition to press, Sudamericana disregarded the image created by the author's friend in Mexico City and instead printed covers bearing an unauthorized image that García Márquez intensely disliked. Buenos Aires, 1967.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $2,125