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The Informers

By: Vasquez, Juan Gabriel

Price: $85.00  $76.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Riverhead Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7480


This beautiful copy of "The Informers" has been SIGNED by Juan Gabriel Vasquez on the title page! When Gabriel Santoro's book is scathingly reviewed by his own father, a famous Bogota rhetorician, Gabriel is both shocked and devastated by the icy rebuke. A volume that catalogues the life of longtime family friend Sara Guterman, a Jewish German immigrant who escaped to Colombia during the 1930s, "A Life in Exile" seemed merely Gabriel's attempt to preser... View more info

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The Secret History of Costaguana

By: Vasquez, Juan Gabriel

Price: $95.00  $85.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Riverhead Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7481


This beautiful copy has been SIGNED by Juan Gabriel Vasquez on the title page! In the early twentieth century, a struggling Joseph Conrad wrote his great novel "Nostromo," about a South American republic he named Costaguana. It was inspired by the geography and history of Colombia, where Conrad spent only a few days. But in Juan Gabriel Vasquez's novel "The Secret History of Costaguana," we uncover the hidden source- and one of the great literary thefts.... View more info

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The Sound of Things Falling

By: Vasquez, Juan Gabriel

Price: $125.00  $112.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Riverhead Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7482


This beautiful copy of "The Sound of Things Falling" has been SIGNED by Juan Gabriel Vasquez on the title page! Juan Gabriel Vasquez has been hailed not only as one of South America’s greatest literary stars, but also as one of the most acclaimed writers of his generation. In this gorgeously wrought, award-winning novel, Vasquez confronts the history of his home country, Colombia. Winner of the 2014 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award - Vasquez was the f... View more info

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The Secret History of Costaguana

By: Vasquez, Juan Gabriel

Price: $75.00  $67.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Riverhead Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7486


This beautiful copy has been SIGNED by Juan Gabriel Vasquez on the half-title page! He has also added "NY 22.9.13" In the early twentieth century, a struggling Joseph Conrad wrote his great novel "Nostromo," about a South American republic he named Costaguana. It was inspired by the geography and history of Colombia, where Conrad spent only a few days. But in Juan Gabriel Vasquez's novel "The Secret History of Costaguana," we uncover the hidden ... View more info

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The Informers/The Secret History of Costaguana/The Sound of Things Falling/Lovers on All Saints' Day/Reputations

By: Vasquez, Juan Gabriel

Price: $395.00  $355.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Riverhead Books: 2009

Edition: First Editions/First Printings

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8029


This offer is for the complete set of Juan Gabriel Vasquez's five works that have been published in English - all SIGNED by him on their title pages! Sold as a set. His first book, "The Informers" is a powerful story about the shadowy years immediately following World War II, testimony to the richness of his imagination as well as the subtlety and elegance of his prose. "The Secret History of Costaguana" reimagines the life of Joseph Conrad, who in turn ... View more info