Copyright date is 1970. Translated from the Spanish by Gregory Rabassa. First American edition, first printing with first edition statement to copyright and no numerical code to p. 422. 8vo. 422 pp. Publishers green cloth, spine stamped in gilt; in second issue dust jacket, lacking exclamation point to front flap, with some wear to extremities, chipping to top of spine, half inch chip to bottom of spine, price clipped. Widely acknowledged as García-Márquez’s masterpiece work.