Memories of My Melancholy Whores

ISBN9781400095940
PublisherVintage
Published2006/11/14
Pages115
AuthorGabriel García Márquez
FormatPAPERBACK
Weight0.2 Kg.
Height8.0 in.
Width5.2 in.
Depth0.4 in.

Memories of My Melancholy Whores

Gabriel García Márquez

PAPERBACK

2006/11/14

On the eve of his ninetieth birthday a bachelor decides to give himself a wild night of love with a virgin. As is his habit–he has purchased hundreds of women–he asks a madam for her assistance. The fourteen-year-old girl who is procured for him is enchanting, but exhausted as she is from caring for siblings and her job sewing buttons, she can do little but sleep. Yet with this sleeping beauty at his side, it is he who awakens to a romance he has never known. 

Tender, knowing, and slyly comic, Memories of My Melancholy Whores is an exquisite addition to the master’s work.

Get Memories of My Melancholy Whores by Gabriel García Márquez at Fully Booked online and in Fully Booked bookstore branches. 

Memories of My Melancholy Whores

Gabriel García Márquez

₱614.00


Out of Stock

D-coded

Information

ISBN9781400095940
PublisherVintage
Published2006/11/14
Pages115
AuthorGabriel García Márquez
FormatPAPERBACK
Weight0.2 Kg.
Height8.0 in.
Width5.2 in.
Depth0.4 in.

Synopsis

On the eve of his ninetieth birthday a bachelor decides to give himself a wild night of love with a virgin. As is his habit–he has purchased hundreds of women–he asks a madam for her assistance. The fourteen-year-old girl who is procured for him is enchanting, but exhausted as she is from caring for siblings and her job sewing buttons, she can do little but sleep. Yet with this sleeping beauty at his side, it is he who awakens to a romance he has never known. 

Tender, knowing, and slyly comic, Memories of My Melancholy Whores is an exquisite addition to the master’s work.

Get Memories of My Melancholy Whores by Gabriel García Márquez at Fully Booked online and in Fully Booked bookstore branches. 

Editorial Reviews