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Titre : The Lost Language of Cranes
Éditeur : New York, NY, U.S.A.: Alfred A. Knopf Incorporated, 1986
Date d'édition : 1986
Reliure : Soft Cover
Etat du livre : Good
Signé : Signed by Author
Type de livre : Advanced Reading Copy (ARC)
Advance reading copy (uncorrected proof) in grey wraps. Signed on half-title page by author in dedication to original owner. Cover is worn, with slight tear at bottom of spine, and slightly soiled. Book has obviously been read well and often, but is still in quite good condition. N° de réf. du libraire 2819G
Synopsis : A remarkable first novel about a complex family and a marriage suddenly imperiled by the revelation of long-kept secrets; a son's discovery of his own homosexuality, a father's longing to be able to live like his son, and a mother's despair.
A propos de l'auteur:
David Leavitt?s fiction includes the collection Family Dancing and the novels While England Sleeps, The Body of Jonah Boyd, The Indian Clerk (finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award and shortlisted for the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award), and The Two Hotel Francforts. He is also the author of two nonfiction works, The Man Who Knew Too Much and Florence, A Delicate Case. He is professor of English at the University of Florida in Gainesville, and edits the literary magazine Subtropics.
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