The House of The Spirits
The House of Spirits
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1985.
A now legendary work, the extremely collectible first printing of Allende's stunning first novel.
She encapsulates the past, present and future of a fictionalized Chile.
Four generations of a ruling family are presided over by a terrible grandfather and his unruly offspring, along with ghosts, giant dogs, crazy poets and revolutionaries.