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The Resource Chronicle of a death foretold : a novel, Gabriel García Márquez ; translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa

Chronicle of a death foretold : a novel, Gabriel García Márquez ; translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa

Label
Chronicle of a death foretold : a novel
Title
Chronicle of a death foretold
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Gabriel García Márquez ; translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Angela Vicario's husband returns his new bride to her family hours after the marriage, claiming she is a dishonored woman. Angela's family forces her to reveal her first lover's name, and her twin brothers set out to murder the man, Santiago Nasar. As the murder is planned, no one in the town tries to stop the crime, which results in an entire society put on trial for the murder
Member of
Summary
The Nobel laureate weaves a story of a fantastic wedding, the return of the bride to her parents, her brothers' resolve to murder her corruptor, and the townspeoples' refusal to depart from routine
Tone
Writing style
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028834
Cataloging source
SDE
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1927-2014
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García Márquez, Gabriel
Dewey number
FIC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Rabassa, Gregory
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True
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  • Death
  • Honor
  • Murder
  • Revenge
  • Colombia
  • Death
  • Honor
  • Murder
  • Revenge
  • Social conditions
  • Colombia
Target audience
adult
Label
Chronicle of a death foretold : a novel, Gabriel García Márquez ; translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm53335847
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage International edition.
Extent
120 pages
Isbn
9781400034710
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)53335847
Label
Chronicle of a death foretold : a novel, Gabriel García Márquez ; translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm53335847
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage International edition.
Extent
120 pages
Isbn
9781400034710
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)53335847

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