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The Bushwhacked Piano

McGuane, Thomas

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ISBN 10: 0671208195 / ISBN 13: 9780671208196
Published by Simon & Schuster, New York, 1971
Condition: Very Good+ Hardcover
From Aladdin Books (Fullerton, CA, U.S.A.)

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Partially removed price sticker on front flyleaf, otherwise vg+, tight, clean with no previous owner markings, no bookplates, no remainder marks. In a vg- dust jacket which is dusty and has a 1/8" x 1/2" hole near top of spine, tiny hole on rear flap crease, slight edgewear. Not price-clipped. Bookseller Inventory # 101058

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Title: The Bushwhacked Piano

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, New York

Publication Date: 1971

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good+

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: 1st Edition

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Synopsis:

As a citizen, Nicholas Payne is not in the least solid. As a boyfriend, he is nothing short of disastrous, and his latest flame, the patrician Ann Fitzgerald, has done a wise thing by dropping him. But Ann isn't counting on Nicholas's wild persistence, or on the slapstick lyricism of Thomas McGuane, who in The Bushwhacked Piano sends his hero from Michigan to Montana on a demented mission of courtship whose highlights include a ride on a homicidal bronco and apprenticeship to the inventor of the world's first highrise for bats. The result is a tour de force of American Dubious.

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A heroic young man is in pursuit of a spoiled rich girl, a career, and a manageable portion of the American Dream.

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