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Jitterbug Perfume

Robbins, Tom

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ISBN 10: 0553171615 / ISBN 13: 9780553171617
Published by Bantam, 1985
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Paperback in average to good condition, pages yellowing, slight lean to spine where read and creasing also where read. 1985 Bantam edition. Reissue of the classic Tom Robbins novel which has been a bestseller since first released. Jitterbug Perfume is an epic. Which is to say, it begins in the forests of ancient Bohemia and doesn't conclude until nine o'clock tonight [Paris time]. It is a saga, as well. A saga must have a hero, and the hero of this one is a janitor with a missing bottle. The bottle is blue, very, very old, and embossed with the images of a goat-horned god. If the liquid in the bottle is actually the secret essence of the universe, as some folks seem to think, it had better be discovered soon because it is leaking and there is only a drop or two left. - used books, secondhand books, out of print books, hard to find books, for sale, second-hand books, college books, student books, nonfiction, first edition, , non-fiction books delivered world wide. ISBN 0-553-17161-5 0553171615. Bookseller Inventory # 13724

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Title: Jitterbug Perfume

Publisher: Bantam

Publication Date: 1985

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:Used: Good

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"Jitterbug Perfume" is an epic. which is to say, it begins in the forests of ancient Bohemia and doesn't conclude until nine o'clock tonight [Paris time]. It is a saga, as well. A saga must have a hero, and the hero of this one is a janitor with a missing bottle. The bottle is blue, very, very old, and embossed with the image of a goat-horned god. If the liquid in the bottle is actually is the secret essence of the universe, as some folks seem to think, it had better be discovered soon becaused it is leaking and there is only a drop of two left.

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"Jitterbug Perfume has a large and exotic cast of characters, all of whom are interested in immortality and/or perfume... Go see for yourself; you'll have a good time."--The Washington Post

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