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The Fat Man In History: Peter Carey

The Fat Man In History

Peter Carey

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ISBN 10: 0571116191 / ISBN 13: 9780571116195
Published by Faber & Faber, London UK, 1980
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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A fine 1st impression in a fine dustwrapper which is priced at £4.95 on the inside flap, Signed by the Author on the title page. Small amount of light creasing around the top of the dustwrapper, Light bump to bottom corners and a short horizontal pressure mark to front of dustwrapper and boards (possibly done by a stapled document resting on or below the book whilst in storage). Bookseller Inventory # 004660

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Title: The Fat Man In History

Publisher: Faber & Faber, London UK

Publication Date: 1980

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First Edition

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A collection of short stories by Peter Carey. The stories are set in an ominous near-future that has a feel of contemporary life.

About the Author:

Peter Carey was born in Bacchus Marsh, Victoria and now lives in New York. He is the author of twelve previous novels, three short story collections and two books on travel. Among other prizes, he has won the Booker Prize twice, the Commonwealth Writers Prize twice and the Miles Franklin Literary Award three times.

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