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Product Description: The Good Conscience is Carlos Fuentes's second novel. The scene is Guanajuato, a provincial capital in Central Mexico, once one of the world's richest mining centers. The Ceballos family has been reinstated to power, and adolescent Jaime Ceballos, its only heir, is torn between the practical reality of his family's life and the idealism of his youth and his Catholic education...read more

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9780374507367 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 1, 1961, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The Good Conscience is Carlos Fuentes's second novel.

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Product Description: "Where the Air Is Clear," Carlos Fuentes's first novel, is an unsparing portrayal of Mexico City's upper class. Departing from a traditional linear narrative, Fuentes overlays Mexican myths onto contemporary settings, showing that even the rich and powerful must succumb to the indomitable spirit of Mexico, which undermines all institutions and shapes all destinies...read more

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9781564783448 | Dalkey Archive Pr, May 1, 2004, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "Where the Air Is Clear," Carlos Fuentes's first novel, is an unsparing portrayal of Mexico City's upper class.
9780374509194 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 1, 1971, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Men and women of different ages and social classes experience the change from traditional to contemporary values in modern Mexico City

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9780867280159 | Univ of Texas Inst of Latin, June 1, 1976, cover price $2.00

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Product Description: Novela policíaca que retrata al México del boom petrolero y tiene como trasfondo una reflexión acerca de lo ilusorio de la libertad. Un burócrata es arrojado a un indescifrable torbellino de intriga y espionaje internacional donde se le despoja de su identidad, y descubre un siniestro juego de intereses...read more

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9789705800115 | Alfaguara, November 30, 2007, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Novela policíaca que retrata al México del boom petrolero y tiene como trasfondo una reflexión acerca de lo ilusorio de la libertad.
9788470177422 | Lectorum Pubns, June 1, 1979, cover price $4.95

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A minor Mexican bureaucrat unintentionally becomes involved in the assassination of his President when he is manipulated by people who are as hard as the political realities that created them

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9780374515638 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 1, 1980, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: A minor Mexican bureaucrat unintentionally becomes involved in the assassination of his President when he is manipulated by people who are as hard as the political realities that created them

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The rich and the poor, the noble and the brutish, and street kids and aesthetes find themselves portrayed in four short stories examining the life of Mexico City

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9789681615772 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, June 1, 1981, cover price $6.50 | About this edition: The rich and the poor, the noble and the brutish, and street kids and aesthetes find themselves portrayed in four short stories examining the life of Mexico City

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Product Description: These four short stories all take place in different places throughout Mexico. The characters in each story appear in other stories and their lives intertwine with one another. All compiled pose the reader to question whether any of it is real or simply a mirage...read more

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9789708120234 | Punto De Lectura, March 1, 2007, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: These four short stories all take place in different places throughout Mexico.
9789700710013 | Alfaguara, S.A. Grupo Santillana,, June 1, 2002, cover price $13.99
9789707100114 | Punto De Lectura, March 1, 2002, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: The rich and the poor, the noble and the brutish, and street kids and aesthetes find themselves portrayed in four short stories examining the life of Mexico City.
9789681607807 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, December 1, 1981, cover price $10.00

The Comte de Branly narrates a story about the relationships in a family named Heredia, focusing on two pairs of fathers and sons and highlighting the mutual, corrupting influences at work between the Old World and the New

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9780374140823 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 1, 1982, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: The Comte de Branly narrates a story about the relationships in a family named Heredia, focusing on two pairs of fathers and sons and highlighting the mutual, corrupting influences at work between the Old World and the New

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9781564783455 | Dalkey Archive Pr, April 1, 2006, cover price $13.50
9780374518134 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, July 1, 1984, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Translated by Margaret Sayers PedenDuring a long, lingering lunch at the Automobile Club de France, the elderly Comte de Branly tells a story to a friend, unnamed until the closing pages, who is in fact the first-person narrator of the novel.

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9788432204470, titled "Orquideas a La Luz De La Luna / Orchids in the Moonlight" | Planeta Pub Corp, September 1, 1995, cover price $9.95 | also contains Orquideas a La Luz De La Luna / Orchids in the Moonlight

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Product Description: New product. Never used!

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9788420656397 | Poc edition (Alianza Editorial Sa, June 30, 2004), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: New product.
9788420614212 | Alianza Editorial Sa, June 1, 1983, cover price $13.05

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Product Description: A road trip takes four people into a mental and metaphorical labyrinth that will end with an unexpected tragic ritual. The world of American myths and the key questions of the European culture converge in this ambitious and successful novel that depicts a Mexican man of this century tormented by doubts about the present, the weight of the past, and fear of the future...read more

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9788466302456 | Punto De Lectura, October 1, 2002, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A road trip takes four people into a mental and metaphorical labyrinth that will end with an unexpected tragic ritual.
9788432210976 | Seix Barral, September 1, 2001, cover price $25.95
9788420427751 | Santillana USA Pub Co Inc, July 1, 1998, cover price $9.95
9788432202643 | Planeta Pub Corp, September 1, 1995, cover price $24.95
9789682700828 | Joaquin Mortiz Editorial, June 1, 1984, cover price $6.50 | About this edition: An expatriate German, once a Nazi, his Mexican lover and two talented but cynical Americans decide to drive from Mexico City to Veracruz for Holy Week

Tales of fantasy and reality in Mexico City, the provinces and at sea include 'Las dos Elenas,' 'La muneca reina,' 'Fortuna lo ha querido,' and others

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9789707490178 | Seix Barral S A, June 30, 2006, cover price $16.95
9789682700095 | Joaquin Mortiz Editorial, June 1, 1985, cover price $8.75 | About this edition: Tales of fantasy and reality in Mexico City, the provinces and at sea include 'Las dos Elenas,' 'La muneca reina,' 'Fortuna lo ha querido,' and others

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Product Description: En 1913, el escritor norteamericano Ambrose Bierce se despidió de sus amigos con cartas en las que se declaraba viejo y cansado. Quería morir y escoger cómo. La enfermedad y el accidente le parecían indignas de él. En cambio, ser ajusticiado ante un paredón mexicano… Entró en México en noviembre y no se volvió a saber de él… ENGLISH DESCRIPTION In 1913, the celebrated American writer and journalist Ambrose Bierce sends farewell letters to his most intimate friends...read more

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9789705800122 | Alfaguara, June 30, 2007, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: En 1913, el escritor norteamericano Ambrose Bierce se despidió de sus amigos con cartas en las que se declaraba viejo y cansado.
9789686941678 | Planeta Pub Corp, June 30, 2004, cover price $22.95
9789681617820 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, January 1, 1989, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: El Gringo viejo es un norteamericano que viaja a México durante los años de la Revolución.
9788437502540 | Lectorum Pubns, September 1, 1985, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: A fictional account of Ambrose Bierce's final days in Mexico among the soldiers of Pancho Villa focuses on his relationship with Tomas Arroyo, one of Villa's generals, and Harriet Winslow, a fellow American in Mexico

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Product Description: En una novela que tiene como título una sentencia de Alfonso Reyes, Fuentes se propuso recrear las clases y los tipos sociales de la ciudad de México, desde la alta burguesía improvisada y los herederos de la llamada aristocracia porfirista, hasta el naciente proletariado de la época que observa, sin olvidar a quienes se mueven de una clase y otra...read more

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9789681677886 | Anv edition (Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, August 18, 2006), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: En una novela que tiene como título una sentencia de Alfonso Reyes, Fuentes se propuso recrear las clases y los tipos sociales de la ciudad de México, desde la alta burguesía improvisada y los herederos de la llamada aristocracia porfirista, hasta el naciente proletariado de la época que observa, sin olvidar a quienes se mueven de una clase y otra.
9789681902308 | Aguilar, September 1, 1999, cover price $19.95 | also contains La Region Mas Transparente/the Most Transparent Region | About this edition: Fuentes's masterpiece, "La regin ms transparente" is credited with influencing not only Fuentes's subsequent work but also that of his contemporaries.
9788437603285 | 2 edition (Catedra Ediciones, June 1, 1986), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Fuentes's masterpiece, "La regin ms transparente" is credited with influencing not only Fuentes's subsequent work but also that of his contemporaries.

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9780374514273 | Reissue edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 1, 1986), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: none

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The rich and the poor, the noble and the brutish, and street kids and aesthetes find themselves portrayed in twelve short stories examining the life of Mexico City

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9780374519889 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 1, 1986), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: The rich and the poor, the noble and the brutish, and street kids and aesthetes find themselves portrayed in twelve short stories examining the life of Mexico City

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This essay collection reflects three of the great elements in Fuentes's work--autobiography, love of literature, and politics--beginning with a description of his start as a writer and ending with several of his important political statements, including his celebrated Harvard University, commencement speech

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9780374217501 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 1, 1988, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This essay collection reflects three of the great elements in Fuentes's work--autobiography, love of literature, and politics--beginning with a description of his start as a writer and ending with several of his important political statements, including his celebrated Harvard University, commencement speech

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9780374522377 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 1, 1990), cover price $18.00

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An elderly rich and powerful landowner in modern Mexico recalls his corrupt life after collapsing from an illness while attending a business meeting

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9789681609726, titled "La muerte de Artemio Cruz / The Death of Artemio Cruz" | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, June 1, 1998, cover price $15.95 | also contains La muerte de Artemio Cruz / The Death of Artemio Cruz | About this edition: An elderly rich and powerful landowner in modern Mexico recalls his corrupt life after collapsing from an illness while attending a business meeting

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9788423972654 | Elliots Books, June 1, 1989, cover price $29.95

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9788423972647 | Elliots Books, June 1, 1989, cover price $29.95

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9780935061413 | Contemporary Research Pr, May 1, 1990, cover price $25.00

Book by Fuentes, Carlos

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9788439716815 | Lectorum Pubns, June 1, 1990, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Book by Fuentes, Carlos

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9789681635053 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, August 1, 1997, cover price $13.99

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The first baby born on the 500th anniversary of Columbus's discovery of America narrates the history of his family and that of overpopulated, crime-torn Mexico City, a city about to be destroyed by pollution and fire

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9780679732228 | Vintage Books, December 1, 1990, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The first baby born on the 500th anniversary of Columbus's discovery of America narrates the history of his family and that of overpopulated, crime-torn Mexico City, a city about to be destroyed by pollution and fire

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