No One Writes to the Colonel.
Translated from the Spanish by J. S. Bernstein.
First edition in English, first printing. It contains the stories No One Writes to the Colonel, originally published in Colombia under the title El coronel no tiene quien le escriba, in 1961, and Big Mama’s Funeral, originally published in Mexico as Los Funerales de la Mama Grande in 1962.
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Octavo. Original orange-backed boards, titles to spine red. With the dust jacket. An exceptional copy in the bright jacket with some minor chips and rubbing to extremities.