30 Days In Sydney: A Wildly Distorted Account

Author: Peter Carey
Homepage_9780747555001

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General Fields

  • : $20.00(AUD)
  • : 9780747555001
  • : Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • : Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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  • : August 2001
  • : 178mm X 111mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : 29.95
  • : April 2005
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  • : books

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  • : Peter Carey
  • : The writer & the city
  • : Hardback
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  • : English
  • : 919.441047
  • : very good
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  • : 140
  • : Travel writing
  • : maps
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Barcode 9780747555001
9780747555001

Local Description

Bloomsbury, 2001. Fourth printing. A fine, unmarked copy in a near fine, unclipped d/w.

Description

After living in New York for ten years novelist Peter Carey returned home to Sydney with the idea of capturing its ebullient character via the four elements. Here, he draws the reader into a journey of discovery and re-discovery. It offers you a private glimpse of Sydney and what lies behind the glittering facades and the venetian blinds.

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* An hilarious and exhilarating experience

Author description

Peter Carey is the author of seven highly acclaimed novels including the 1988 winner of the Booker Prize, OSCAR AND LUCINDA. His latest novel is TRUE HISTORY OF THE KELLY GANG. He lives in New York with his wife Alison Summers and their two sons.