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The Teardrop Story Woman: A Novel

Catherine Lim

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ISBN 10: 0879519010 / ISBN 13: 9780879519018
Published by Overlook Press, Woodstock & New York, 1998
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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6 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches. 327 pages. Signed by author on ffep with an inscription, "To Susan and Barbara - Warmest regards Catherine Lim 6 May 2000 QE2" First printing with complete number line on copyright page. Condition of the book is Near Fine; Looks new on all points. Dust jacket is Very Good+; Very light surface wear. STK. Bookseller Inventory # 28475

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Title: The Teardrop Story Woman: A Novel

Publisher: Overlook Press, Woodstock & New York

Publication Date: 1998

Binding: Hardback

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: very good +

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First printing.

About this title


As a beautiful young woman of Malaya, Mei Kwei is charmed by the many men who long to be with her, but Mei dreams only of her one true love, Father Martin, who can never reciprocate the feelings she has for him. By the author of The Bondmaid. Tour.

About the Author:

Catherine Lim grew up in Malaysia but lives and works in Singapore where she lectured in Applied Linguistics before turning to writing full time. She has published seven collections of short stories (two of which have been used as GCSE texts by Cambridge University), three novels, a book of poems and hundreds of articles.

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