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Lipstick on the Host

Mathews, Aidan Carl

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ISBN 10: 0436274221 / ISBN 13: 9780436274220
Published by Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd
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307pp. 1992. 1st Us Edition. Hardcover. First edition copy. . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # KHS1003662

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Title: Lipstick on the Host

Publisher: Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New

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Contains six short stories which involve a mixture of dialogue, metaphysical imagination, psychological accuracy and wit. By the author of "Adventures in a Bathyscope", which was shortlisted for the GPA Book Award.

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Aidan Mathews was born in 1956 in Dublin. He has published three works of fiction: Adventures in a Bathyscope (1988), which was shortlisted for the first GPA Book Award, Muesli at Midnight (1990) and Lipstick on the Host (1992), which won a Cavour Prize for Foreign Fiction. He has also published three books of poetry, the most recent of which is According to the Small Hours (Jonathan Cape, 1998). Aiden Mathews lives with his wife and two daughters in Dublin.

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