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In a provocative compilation of essays, the critically acclaimed Mexican writer shares his thoughts, personal reflections, insights, and observations on topics ranging from 'Amor' to 'Zurich' and including political and social commentary, profiles of the writers who have influenced his work, the writer's life, and the emotions and passions of the human spirit. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

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9781400062461 | Random House Inc, February 1, 2005, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: In a compilation of essays, the critically acclaimed Mexican writer shares his thoughts, personal reflections, insights, and observations on topics ranging from 'Amor' to 'Zurich' and including political and social commentary, profiles of the writers whohave influenced his work, the writer's life, and the emotions and passions of the human spirit.

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9780812972542 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, May 16, 2006), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In a provocative compilation of essays, the critically acclaimed Mexican writer shares his thoughts, personal reflections, insights, and observations on topics ranging from 'Amor' to 'Zurich' and including political and social commentary, profiles of the writers who have influenced his work, the writer's life, and the emotions and passions of the human spirit.

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Presents a collection of fifty profiles of individuals, both famous and unsung, who are struggling to make a difference in the world, including Nelson Mandela, the Dalai Lama, Helen Prejean, Desmond Tutu, and Elie Wiesel.

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9781884167379 | Umbrage Editions Inc, April 1, 2006, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Presents a collection of fifty profiles of individuals, both famous and unsung, who are struggling to make a difference in the world, including Nelson Mandela, the Dalai Lama, Helen Prejean, Desmond Tutu, and Elie Wiesel.

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rare book

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9788497939706 | Debolsillo, April 1, 2006, cover price $10.95
9788439710523 | Random House Mondadori, April 30, 2004, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: rare book

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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Product Description: Using an imaginary glass wall, Carlos Fuentes creates a lens through which he examines the violence, discrimination and racism suffered by Mexican immigrants crossing the border into the US in a quest for a better life. In these nine stories that deal with the separation between Mexico and the Unites States, Fuentes is able to find humor even amongst the tumbling ruins of an immigrant s dream...read more

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9789705800078 | Santillana USA Pub Co Inc, September 30, 2007, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Using an imaginary glass wall, Carlos Fuentes creates a lens through which he examines the violence, discrimination and racism suffered by Mexican immigrants crossing the border into the US in a quest for a better life.
9789707100343 | Punto De Lectura, February 28, 2006, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: This novel portrays Carlos Fuentes’ best; it is aggressive, sharp, and powerful.

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Explores the events of 1968 in Paris, Prague, and Mexico City, when young people took to the streets to fight for their rights, only to be suppressed by the authorities, leaving a legacy that would lead to later political and social changes.

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9780307274151 | Random House Espanol, November 30, 2005, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Explores the events of 1968 in Paris, Prague, and Mexico City, when young people took to the streets to fight for their rights, only to be suppressed by the authorities, leaving a legacy that would lead to later political and social changes.

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Product Description: Conceived exactly nine months before the five-hundredth anniversary of Columbus's discovery of the New World, the narrator of Christopher Unborn spends the novel waiting to be born. But what kind of world will he be delivered into? "Makesicko City," as the punning narrator calls it, is not doing well in this alternate, worst-case-scenario 1992...read more

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9781564783394 | Rep tra edition (Dalkey Archive Pr, October 30, 2005), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Conceived exactly nine months before the five-hundredth anniversary of Columbus's discovery of the New World, the narrator of Christopher Unborn spends the novel waiting to be born.

A facsimile of the diary of the twentieth-century Mexican artist, accompanied by a commentary and more than three hundred illustrations.
By Carlos Fuentes (introduced by), Frida Kahlo and Sarah M. Lowe

Hardcover:

9780810959439 | Harry N Abrams Inc, August 17, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A facsimile of the diary of the twentieth-century Mexican artist, accompanied by a commentary and more than three hundred illustrations.

By Sarah M. Lowe (introduced by)

Hardcover:

9789990080667 | Harry N Abrams Inc, August 1, 2005, cover price $0.02

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9789990115925 | Alfaguara, June 30, 2005, cover price $19.01

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Product Description: Through the figure of the orange tree, emblematic symbol of the mestizaje, Fuentes creates a world of short stories that describe the miseries of the Spanish conquest of America, the horrors of the European wars and the exoticisms of the contemporary world...read more

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9789681913687 | Alfaguara, S.A. Grupo Santillana,, June 30, 2005, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Through the figure of the orange tree, emblematic symbol of the mestizaje, Fuentes creates a world of short stories that describe the miseries of the Spanish conquest of America, the horrors of the European wars and the exoticisms of the contemporary world.

Product Description: Siete cuentos donde los personajes encuentran situaciones insolitas que incluyen incesto, encuentros sobrenaturales, amores secretos e insospechados y adulterio en familia. Incluye obras clasicas que incluso han sido llevadas al cine, como ''Muneca reina'' y ''Un alma pura...read more

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9789686941616 | Planeta Pub Corp, June 30, 2005, cover price $19.01 | About this edition: Siete cuentos donde los personajes encuentran situaciones insolitas que incluyen incesto, encuentros sobrenaturales, amores secretos e insospechados y adulterio en familia.

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The murder of a world-famous physicist raises fear that the Illuminati are operating again after centuries of silence, and religion professor Robert Langdon is called in to assist with the case, in a Spanish-language dramatization of the best-selling novel.
By Pablo Bachelet, Carlos Fuentes (contributor), Enrique Hoffman (narrator) and Eduardo Ibarrola (narrator)

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9780972859868 | Fonolibro Inc, June 15, 2005, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Recounts the life and career of the Venezuelan business leader and describes how his father's car dealership developed into a department store chain and then into an international media giant.

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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9788466301961 | Punto De Lectura, October 1, 2002, cover price $11.99 | 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.
9789681907266 | Aguilar, June 1, 2001, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: In "La muerte de Artemio Cruz" we are present in the last moments of the life of a powerful man.
9789681906955 | Aguilar, April 1, 2001, cover price $17.95
9789681609726 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, June 1, 1998, cover price $15.95 | also contains LA Muerte De 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
9780140255829 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, January 1, 1996), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: After collapsing from an illness while attending a business meeting, a dying Artemio Cruz, a rich and powerful landowner in modern Mexico, is driven by conscience to recall his corrupt life.
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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

Brings together the author's reflections on the North American and global political situation under the George W. Bush administration, offering articles published in newspapers and magazines around the world since August 2000.

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9780320064456 | French & European Pubns, December 31, 2004, cover price $39.95
9780320064463 | French & European Pubns, December 31, 2004, cover price $39.95
9789681914509 | Aguilar, August 30, 2004, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Brings together the author's reflections on the North American and global political situation under the George W.

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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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By Nuria Amat and Carlos Fuentes (contributor)

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9788493392116, titled "Todos somos Kafka / Everyone Kafka" | Reverso Editiones, March 31, 2004, cover price $36.95

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'This volume brings together six stories about supernatural beings--ghosts, demons, angels, apparitions, witches, and vampires-- who, as it usually happens in fantastic literature, burst into daily lives in an unexpected and definitive way, to change the destiny of those they meet.'

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9788466315777 | Punto De Lectura, April 30, 2005, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Presents six tales of vampires and other figures of legend and folklore that ask whether the brief period of existence between birth and death that humans call life is truly what it seems.
9789681911447 | Alfaguara, S.A. Grupo Santillana,, March 30, 2004, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Presents six tales of vampires and other figures of legend and folklore that ask whether the brief period of existence between birth and death that humans called life is truly what it seems.

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Product Description: Book by Bachelet, Pablo

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9788408049586 | Editorial Planeta Mexicana Sa De cv, February 28, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Book by Bachelet, Pablo

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Product Description: Stephen Crane (1871-1900) es uno de los notables escritores estadunidenses que combinaron la literatura con el periodismo. Corresponsal de un periódico en México, en 1895, se interesó por los rincones de nuestra geografía, los pormenores de nuestra cultura y los rostros de nuestros habitantes, temas que quedaron reflejados en estas páginas...read more

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9789681653149 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, December 31, 2003, cover price $2.99 | About this edition: Stephen Crane (1871-1900) es uno de los notables escritores estadunidenses que combinaron la literatura con el periodismo.

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A deluxe compendium of more than one hundred of the finest works by the acclaimed artist explores a world of feminine beauty in portraits featuring his joyfully rotund figures, offering a selection of paintings that includes a number of unpublished works, archival photographs, special vellum inserts, and an introduction by respected Latin American author Carlos Fuentes.
By Fernando Botero and Carlos Fuentes (introduced by)

Hardcover:

9780847825554 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, October 1, 2003, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: A deluxe compendium of more than one hundred of the finest works by the acclaimed artist explores a world of feminine beauty in portraits featuring his joyfully rotund figures, offering a selection of paintings that includes a number of unpublished works, archival photographs, special vellum inserts, and an introduction by respected Latin American author Carlos Fuentes.

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The acclaimed Mexican novelist weaves together two love stories including a first about Gabriel Atlan-Ferrera, a fabled orchestral conductor, and renowned singer Inez Prada, and a second about the first encounter between a man and woman in human history, in an interwoven short novel that features a magical crystal seal that enables people to hear impossible music. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.

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9780374175535 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 1, 2002, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Weaves together a love story about Gabriel Atlan-Ferrera, a fabled orchestral conductor, and renowned singer Inez Prada, and a second story about the first encounter between a man and woman in human history.

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9780156013611 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, July 1, 2003), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Weaves together a love story about Gabriel Atlan-Ferrera, a fabled orchestral conductor, and renowned singer Inez Prada, and a second story about the first encounter between a man and woman in human history.

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A deluxe compendium of more than one hundred of the finest works by the acclaimed artist explores a world of feminine beauty in portraits featuring his joyfully rotund figures, offering a selection of paintings that includes a number of unpublished works, archival photographs, special vellum inserts, and an introduction by respected Latin American author Carlos Fuentes.

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9789588156453 | Italian edition edition (Villegas Editores, June 30, 2003), cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Includes more than one hundred eighty paintings and drawings of women, all of them chosen by Fernando Botero himself, and four drawings on acetate inserts created exclusively for this book.

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Product Description: Viendo visiones es una excelente muestra del arte ensayístico de Carlos Fuentes. Conocedor de la hibridez natural del género, Fuentes se vale de la crónica memoriosa y el diario personal para explorar la obra de artistas de todos los tiempos, logrando así una educación de la vista: Jacobo Borges, Juan Soriano, Francisco Zurbarán y Eduardo Chillida, entre otros, son algunas de las visiones del autor de Cristóbal Nonato...read more

Hardcover:

9789505575794 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, June 29, 2003, cover price $104.99 | About this edition: Viendo visiones es una excelente muestra del arte ensayístico de Carlos Fuentes.

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