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Summoned to Slovakia by an eccentric count who wants to create the infinite book, 18th-century London printer Nicholas Flood falls in love with the count's only daughter. Their child, Pica, travels around the world with Flood as he searches for the elusive materials needed for the count's infinite book.

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  • Paperback | 388 pages
  • 134.62 x 208.28 x 30.48mm | 362.87g
  • Washington Square Press Inc.,N.Y.
  • New York, NYUnited States
  • English
  • Original ed.
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0743444159
  • 9780743444156
  • 1,730,790

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