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The Resource Memories of my melancholy whores, Gabriel Garcia Marquez ; translated by Edith Grossman

Memories of my melancholy whores, Gabriel Garcia Marquez ; translated by Edith Grossman

Label
Memories of my melancholy whores
Title
Memories of my melancholy whores
Statement of responsibility
Gabriel Garcia Marquez ; translated by Edith Grossman
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Member of
Summary
Having decided to celebrate his ninetieth birthday by spending the night with a young virgin, an old man falls deeply in love for the first time in his life when he spots the girl at a local brothel
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2005.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction, 2005.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2005
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136791
Cataloging source
DLC
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1927-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
García Márquez, Gabriel
Dewey number
863.64
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Grossman, Edith
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True
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  • Senior men
  • Teenage prostitutes
  • Reminiscing in old age
  • Aging
  • Nonagenarians
  • Journalists
  • Fourteen-year-old girls
  • Teenage girls
  • Sexual ethics
  • Sexuality
  • Lust
  • Love
  • Memories
  • Self-discovery in men
  • Colombia
Target audience
adult
Label
Memories of my melancholy whores, Gabriel Garcia Marquez ; translated by Edith Grossman
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000028637490
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780224077644
Label
Memories of my melancholy whores, Gabriel Garcia Marquez ; translated by Edith Grossman
Publication
Control code
000028637490
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780224077644

Library Locations

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