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ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SOLITUDE, FINE FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH, WARMLY INSCRIBED BY GARCIA MARQUEZ AND TRANSLATOR RABASSA

GARCIA MARQUEZ, Gabriel. One Hundred Years of Solitude. New York, 1970.

First edition in English, first issue, of one of the most acclaimed novels of the post-war era, inscribed by García Márquez on the dedication page with a flourish: "Para Joel García, con un abrazo del otro García, Gabriel." Additionally inscribed on the title page by renowned translator Gregory Rabassa, quoting the last line of the novel: "…because races condemned to one hundred years of solitude did not have a second opportunity on earth. Gregory Rabassa." $16,000.

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“SO WE BEAT ON, BOATS AGAINST THE CURRENT, BORNE BACK CEASELESSLY INTO THE PAST”

FITZGERALD, F. Scott. Great Gatsby. New York, 1925. First edition of this landmark of 20th-century fiction, Fitzgerald's haunting tale of "empty elegance and impossible love" in the Jazz Age (Julie Bosman) and one of America's greatest novels. $6800.

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“WALLACE’S ACHIEVEMENT WAS TO MAKE THINKING ABOUT THE FACTS OF POSTMODERN LIFE… ONE OF THE KEENEST PLEASURES OF BEING ALIVE”

WALLACE, David Foster. Infinite Jest. Boston, 1996.

First edition of Wallace’s epic postmodern satire—“jubilantly anecdotal, winkingly sardonic” (New York Times)—signed on the title page in the year of publication by David Foster Wallace, in scarce first-issue dust jacket. $3200.

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"THE MOST ORIGINAL CHARACTER IN CRIME FICTION SINCE PATRICIA HIGHSMITH'S RIPLEY"

LARSSON, Stieg. Trilogy: Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. London, 2008-9. Three volumes.

First editions in English of Larsson's posthumously published trilogy, preceding the American editions, a splendid set in original dust jackets. $1650.

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THE TESTAMENTS, SIGNED BY MARGARET ATWOOD

ATWOOD, Margaret. Testaments. Toronto, 2019.

First edition, preferred Canadian edition, of Atwood's much-anticipated sequel to The Handmaid's Tale, signed by Atwood on publisher's tipped-in leaf, with original bookbag issued on day of publication, a fine copy. $800.

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