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The lover of horses :; and other stories

Gallagher, Tess

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ISBN 10: 0241126444 / ISBN 13: 9780241126448
Published by Hamish Hamilton, London, 1986
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Octavo in blue DJ; 184 p ; 22 cm. The lover of horses -- King Death -- Recourse -- Turpentine -- At mercy -- A pair of glasses -- The woman who saved Jessie James -- Beneficiaries -- Bad company -- The wimp -- Desperate measures -- Girls. || Manners and customs -- Fiction. Bright pages; tight binding. Fine in Fine DJ. Bookseller Inventory # 78635

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Title: The lover of horses :; and other stories

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton, London

Publication Date: 1986

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First printing (stated).

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The first collection of stories by poet Tess Gallagher touches secret places of the heart in ordinary lives. The interest and poignancy of her fiction came from watching seemingly simple grow complex and significant before our eyes, their conventional ways pitted against their anarchic hearts.

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