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Product Description: Cine y gran literatura en una obra inédita de Carlos FuentesEsta es la historia de una relación personal con el cine. Carlos Fuentes cuenta cómo fueron sus primeros acercamientos a las salas cinematográficas, de la mano de su padre, su consecuente deslumbramiento ante las imágenes en movimiento en la pantalla de plata, y su ulterior e incurable afición al cine...read more

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9786071134493 | Original edition (Alfaguara, January 30, 2015), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Cine y gran literatura en una obra inédita de Carlos FuentesEsta es la historia de una relación personal con el cine.

By Carlos Fuentes and Omegar Martinez (introduced by)

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9786071611994 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, April 11, 2013, cover price $37.95

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Product Description: In this comic novel of political intrigue, Adam Gorozpe, a respected businessman in Mexico, has a life so perfect that he might as well be his namesake in the Garden of Eden--but there are snakes in this Eden too. For one thing, Adam's wife Priscila has fallen in love with the brash director of national security--also named Adam--who uses violence against token victims to hide the fact that he's letting drug runners, murderers, and kidnappers go free...read more

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9781564787965 | Dalkey Archive Pr, January 15, 2013, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: In this comic novel of political intrigue, Adam Gorozpe, a respected businessman in Mexico, has a life so perfect that he might as well be his namesake in the Garden of Eden--but there are snakes in this Eden too.

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Product Description: New product. Never used!

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9786071612366, titled "Obras reunidas / Collected Works: Fabulaciones Trasatlánticas / Transatlantic Fabulations" | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, December 31, 2012, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: New product.

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Product Description: Esta novela es el testamento literario de Carlos Fuentes, una lección definitiva sobre lo que fue y seguirá siendo como escritor. Un autorretrato hablado donde el narrador se multiplica en sus personajes, creando la contradicción espiritual y filosófica que siempre bulló en su alma, una dialéctica que abre interrogaciones sin intentar respuestas determinantes...read more

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9786071120069 | Alfaguara, December 30, 2012, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Esta novela es el testamento literario de Carlos Fuentes, una lección definitiva sobre lo que fue y seguirá siendo como escritor.

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Product Description: Adam Gorozpe, a respected businessman in Mexico, has a life so perfect that he might as well be his namesake in the Garden of Eden - but there are snakes in this Eden too. For one thing, Adam's wife Priscila has fallen in love with the brash director of national security - also named Adam...read more
By Robert Fass (narrator) and Carlos Fuentes

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9781624060755 | Unabridged edition (Ingram Pub Services, December 11, 2012), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: Adam Gorozpe, a respected businessman in Mexico, has a life so perfect that he might as well be his namesake in the Garden of Eden - but there are snakes in this Eden too.
9781624060793 | Mp3 una edition (Ingram Pub Services, December 11, 2012), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Adam Gorozpe, a respected businessman in Mexico, has a life so perfect that he might as well be his namesake in the Garden of Eden - but there are snakes in this Eden too.

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Product Description: Dos historias, dos parejas, dos tiempos y dos pasiones. Una de estas encarna en Gabriel Atlan-Ferrara, director de orquesta, y Inez Prada, una excelsa cantante de ópera. La otra remite al primer encuentro de la humanidad entre un hombre y una mujer; esas pasiones rompen con todos los límites para consagrarse en una historia que comenzó en la prehistoria y que continúa en una espiral infinita hacia el futuro...read more

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9789705800061 | Alfaguara, September 25, 2012, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Dos historias, dos parejas, dos tiempos y dos pasiones.

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Product Description: Obra inédita de Carlos Fuentes en la que retrata los diferentes personajes a los que conoció y que influyeron en su vida. El diplomático y escritor mexicano deja un testimonio de afectos en este ensayo, que refleja la dimensión universal de sus amistades...read more

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9786071118806 | Alfaguara, August 30, 2012, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Obra inédita de Carlos Fuentes en la que retrata los diferentes personajes a los que conoció y que influyeron en su vida.

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Product Description: 'Vlad' is Vlad the Impaler, of course, whose mythic cruelty was an inspiration for Bram Stoker's Dracula. In this sly sequel, Vlad really is undead. More than a postmodern riff on 'the vampire craze,' 'Vlad' is also an anatomy of the Mexican bourgeoisie, as well as our culture's ways of dealing with death...read more
By Robert Fass (narrator) and Carlos Fuentes

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9781611207545 | Unabridged edition (Ingram Pub Services, July 24, 2012), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: 'Vlad' is Vlad the Impaler, of course, whose mythic cruelty was an inspiration for Bram Stoker's Dracula.
9781611207576 | Mp3 una edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, July 24, 2012), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: 'Vlad' is Vlad the Impaler, of course, whose mythic cruelty was an inspiration for Bram Stoker's Dracula.

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Product Description: «¿Qué estarías dispuesto a hacer por la inmortalidad? ¿Qué entregarías… o a quién?» Piensas que todo está bien. Eres feliz. Entonces tu jefe te encarga un trabajo extraoficial, nada muy complicado, se trata solamente de conseguir una casa para un excéntrico conde rumano...read more

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9786071105622 | Alfaguara, November 30, 2010, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: «¿Qué estarías dispuesto a hacer por la inmortalidad?

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Product Description: Where, Carlos Fuentes asks, is a modern-day vampire to roost? Why not Mexico City, populated by ten million blood sausages (that is, people), and a police force who won't mind a few disappearances? "Vlad" is Vlad the Impaler, of course, whose mythic cruelty was an inspiration for Bram Stoker's Dracula...read more

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9781564787798 | Italian edition edition (Dalkey Archive Pr, July 18, 2012), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Where, Carlos Fuentes asks, is a modern-day vampire to roost?

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Product Description: The jailer has his jailer, and that one in turn has his own, and this endless cycle continues until eternity. You and I are the final links in a long chain of submissions. This is the order of the world, my young friend. Is there any other way out? So speaks one of the characters in this collection of short stories where Carolina Grau will amble, at times as the subtlest of presences, at times as a person, a ghost or an enigma, but always drawing a delicate halo of mystery...read more

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9786071107213 | Alfaguara, January 30, 2011, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The jailer has his jailer, and that one in turn has his own, and this endless cycle continues until eternity.

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Product Description: De los espejos de obsidiana enterrados en la urbe totonaca de El Tajín a los espejos ibéricos de Cervantes y Velázquez, un intercambio de reflejos culturales ha ido y venido de una a otra orilla del Atlántico a lo largo de más de quinientos años; este ensayo cuenta esa historia...read more

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9786071106148 | Alfaguara, November 30, 2010, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: De los espejos de obsidiana enterrados en la urbe totonaca de El Tajín a los espejos ibéricos de Cervantes y Velázquez, un intercambio de reflejos culturales ha ido y venido de una a otra orilla del Atlántico a lo largo de más de quinientos años; este ensayo cuenta esa historia.

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Product Description: This book is a marvelous collection of short stories, stories to be read in bed; perhaps on those nights when sleep eludes us, on those where we want to let our dreams take flight, or, maybe on those nights when we want to love.....read more

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9788466323406 | Punto De Lectura, January 4, 2010, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: This book is a marvelous collection of short stories, stories to be read in bed; perhaps on those nights when sleep eludes us, on those where we want to let our dreams take flight, or, maybe on those nights when we want to love.

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Product Description: Adán Gorozpe es un arribista, y lo reconoce sin ambages. Su matrimonio con Priscila, codiciada heredera del poderoso empresario Celestino Holguín (mejor conocido como el Rey del Bizcocho), fue un afortunado lance que, en palabras llanas, se llama “dar el braguetazo”, y lo llevó de pobretón pasante de la carrera de Leyes a influyente abogado empresarial dueño de vidas y haciendas, aún más encumbrado que su suegro...read more

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9786071103062 | Alfaguara, December 15, 2009, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Adán Gorozpe es un arribista, y lo reconoce sin ambages.

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Product Description: Yankee Invasion centers on one of the most traumatic periods of Mexican history: the 1847 invasion of Mexico City by American armed forces and the ultimate loss of almost half its territory to the United States. Abelardo, who as a young man witnessed the events, narrates the novel and in its very first pages commits an act of resistance that will haunt him the rest of his life...read more
By Timothy G. Compton (trans), Carlos Fuentes (introduced by) and Ignacio Solares

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9780979824944 | Original edition (Pgw, May 1, 2009), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Yankee Invasion centers on one of the most traumatic periods of Mexican history: the 1847 invasion of Mexico City by American armed forces and the ultimate loss of almost half its territory to the United States.

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Product Description: As the novel opens, Artemio Cruz, the all-powerful newspaper magnate and land baron, lies confined to his bed and, in dreamlike flashes, recalls the pivotal episodes of his life. Carlos Fuentes manipulates the ensuing kaleidoscope of images with dazzling inventiveness, layering memory upon memory, from Cruz's heroic campaigns during the Mexican Revolution, through his relentless climb from poverty to wealth, to his uneasy death...read more

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9780374531805 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, February 3, 2009, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: As the novel opens, Artemio Cruz, the all-powerful newspaper magnate and land baron, lies confined to his bed and, in dreamlike flashes, recalls the pivotal episodes of his life.

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Product Description: ''Our personality is made up of many facets we have, ourselves, forgotten.'' Carlos Fuentes In this play a lady and her servant inhabit an abandoned house. Both are blind, yet each one believes that the other can see, that the other is their guardian, their guide...read more

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9789705800962, titled "El tuerto es rey / The Half Blinded Man is King" | Alfaguara, January 1, 2009, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: ''Our personality is made up of many facets we have, ourselves, forgotten.

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Product Description: Un enigma del pasado y un misterio del presente se unen en un apasionante juego de trampasCon motivo del 50 aniversario de Alfaguara, este título ha sido elegido como uno de los 50 imprescindibles de la historia de la editorial.A finales del siglo XV un viejo maestro flamenco introduce en uno de sus cuadros, en forma de partida de ajedrez, la clave de un secreto que pudo cambiar la historia de Europa...read more

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9788420469034 | Anv edition (Alfaguara, S.A. Grupo Santillana,, November 30, 2008), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Un enigma del pasado y un misterio del presente se unen en un apasionante juego de trampasCon motivo del 50 aniversario de Alfaguara, este título ha sido elegido como uno de los 50 imprescindibles de la historia de la editorial.
9788420422503 | Revised edition (Alfaguara, S.A. Grupo Santillana,, November 30, 2008), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: To celebrate the happy occurrence of Carlos Fuentes' 80th birthday, and his masterpiece's 50th anniversary, the Real Academia Espanola and the Asociacion de Academias have enthusiastically joined the Academia Mexicana de la Lengua in the creation of a commemorative edition of this memorable work of fiction.

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Product Description: Este volumen, el tercero de las Obras reunidas de Carlos fuentes, representa el mundo imaginativo y ficcional del escritor, que explora las regiones de lo misterioso, lo mítico y secreto, crea ambientes de suspenso y horror abordando temas como el laberinto entre el sueño y la realidad, el misterio del tiempo, la vejez, la trascendencia, la reencarnación, lo vampírico, lo sobrenatural, el arte y el amor...read more

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9789681684679 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, November 12, 2008, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Este volumen, el tercero de las Obras reunidas de Carlos fuentes, representa el mundo imaginativo y ficcional del escritor, que explora las regiones de lo misterioso, lo mítico y secreto, crea ambientes de suspenso y horror abordando temas como el laberinto entre el sueño y la realidad, el misterio del tiempo, la vejez, la trascendencia, la reencarnación, lo vampírico, lo sobrenatural, el arte y el amor.

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