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PRACTICAL DEMONKEEPING: A Comedy of Horrors

Moore, Christopher

ISBN 10: 0312070691 / ISBN 13: 9780312070694
Published by St Martins Pr, 1992
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Signed 0312070691 Signed by Christopher Moore. Dj blurbs by Robert Bloch, Ramsey Campbell, & Tim Cahill. Bookseller Inventory # 003728

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Title: PRACTICAL DEMONKEEPING: A Comedy of Horrors

Publisher: St Martins Pr

Publication Date: 1992

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Edition

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In Christopher Moore's ingenious debut novel, we meet one of the most memorably mismatched pairs in the annals of literature. The good-looking one is one-hundred-year-old ex-seminarian and "roads" scholar Travis O'Hearn. The green one is Catch, a demon with a nasty habit of eating most of the people he meets. Behind the fake Tudor facade of Pine Cove, California, Catch sees a four-star buffet. Travis, on the other hand, thinks he sees a way of ridding himself of his toothy traveling companion. The winos, neo-pagans, and deadbeat Lotharios of Pine Cove, meanwhile, have other ideas. And none of them is quite prepared when all hell breaks loose.

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Christopher Moore is the author of fourteen previous novels, including Lamb, The Stupidest Angel, Fool, Sacré Bleu, A Dirty Job, and The Serpent of Venice.

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