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Victor lived on mother's milk until six, then on charity, before working his way to wealth and power. In his old age, to avenge his blighted youth, Victor erects an erotic, glass-enclosed shopping arcade as a monument to himself. Award-winning author Jim Crace conjures a wholly original fiction world that's as spellbinding as it is uncannily familiar.

About the Author

Jim Crace is the author of Continent, The Gift of Stones, and Arcadia. He has won the Whitbread First Novel Prize, the David Higham Prize, and the Guardian Fiction Award. He lives in Birmingham, England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780880015301
Author:
Crace, Jim
Publisher:
Harper Perennial
Location:
Hopewell, N.J. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
City and town life
Subject:
Aged men
Subject:
Aged men -- Great Britain -- Fiction.
Subject:
General Fiction
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st Ecco ed.
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Publication Date:
19970521
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
311
Dimensions:
9.02x5.99x.96 in. .99 lbs.

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