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    DescriptionMark Helprin's masterpiece will transport you to New York of the Belle Epoque, to a city clarified by a siege of unprecedented snows. One winter night, Peter Lake - master mechanic and second-storey man - attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks it is empty, the daughter of the house is home. Thus begins the affair between a middle-aged Irish burglar and Beverly Penn, a young girl dying of consumption. It is a love so powerful that Peter Lake, a simple and uneducated man, will be driven to stop time and bring back the dead. His great struggle is one of the most beautiful and extraordinary stories of American literature.


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    Title
    Winter's Tale
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Mark Helprin
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 748
    Width: 132 mm
    Height: 201 mm
    Thickness: 53 mm
    Weight: 567 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780544320420
    ISBN 10: 0544320425
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    DC21: 813.54
    BIC subject category V2: FA
    B&T General Subject: 360
    B&T Book Type: FI
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    DC22: FIC
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    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
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    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21110
    BISAC V2.8: FIC021000
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 69
    DC22: 813/.54
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: E6
    B&T Approval Code: P26308000
    Ingram Subject Code: TV
    Libri: I-TV
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: P26103770
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: FIC014000
    LC classification: PS3558.E4775 W5 2014
    Edition
    Media tie-in
    Edition statement
    Media Tie In
    Publisher
    Mariner Books
    Imprint name
    Mariner Books
    Publication date
    07 January 2014