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Lovesong for the Giant Contessa

Culbert, Steven Tye

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ISBN 10: 1568580827 / ISBN 13: 9781568580821
Edité par Four Walls Eight Windows, 1997
Etat : Fine Couverture rigide
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First Edition (first printing). The third novel by the author of THE KING OF SCARECROWS, the story of an early 1960s summer in a small Gulf of Mexico town. Fine/Fine. Signed by Culbert on the half-title page, as follows: "5/17/97 For you, I say thanks (to you) - Adios, Steven Tye Culbert.". N° de réf. du libraire 944

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Titre : Lovesong for the Giant Contessa

Éditeur : Four Walls Eight Windows

Date d'édition : 1997

Reliure : Hardcover

Etat du livre :Fine

Etat de la jaquette : Fine

Signé : Signed by Author

Edition : 1st Edition.

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Synopsis :

A man looks back on one summer in his boyhood in a sleepy, dusty, hot town on the Gulf of Mexico, a summer spent working at a restaurant and roaming the highways with his friend, the son of junk dealers. IP. "


In Lovesong For The Giant Contessa, Steven Culbert transports the reader to the place where the South Plains of texas meet the gun-barrel blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico, a place of two-bit barbershops devoid of customers, lonely stretches of highway, ramshackle houses, and abandoned construction sites. His narrator sees the world through a diffracted lens -- through which we are privy to a disturbing and desolate reality. Exceptional writing, memorable characters. -- Midwest Book Review

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