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This novel explores the tribes and communities, conflicts and superstitions, flora and fauna of a wholly spellbinding place: an imaginary seventh continent. In these seven tales Jim Crace travels a strange and wonderful landscape, as fabulous as it is eerily familiar.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 126 x 196 x 14mm | 140.62g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0141005440
  • 9780141005447
  • 2,165,885

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'A remarkable first novel, which announces a most promising new fabulist in English fiction' John Fowles
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About Jim Crace

Jim Crace has written six novels, most recently Being Dead, which was shortlisted for the 1999 Whitbread Fiction Prize. He lives in Birmingham, and is married with two children.
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Rating details

377 ratings
3.59 out of 5 stars
5 17% (65)
4 38% (142)
3 34% (128)
2 9% (35)
1 2% (7)
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