One Hundred Years of SolitudeBook - 1995
A celebration of the endless variety of life in the mythical village of Macondo chronicles the story of the Buendia family, set against the background of the evolution and eventual decadence of the small South American town. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.
One Hundred Years of Solitude tells the story of the rise and fall, birth and death of the mythical town of Macondo through the history of the Buendía family. Inventive, amusing, magnetic, sad, and alive with unforgettable men and women -- brimming with truth, compassion, and a lyrical magic that strikes the soul -- this novel is a masterpiece in the art of fiction.
Tells the story of the Buendia family, set against the background of the evolution and eventual decadence of a small South American town.
From the critics
Sexual Content: A whole bunch of incest and prostitution, mostly with very young people
Violence: More than three thousand people are shot and their bodies are dumped into the sea