A collection of eight stories featuring an eccentric cast of characters in a variety of settings. The author returns to the Corfu of his childhood, shares a picnic with a prize pig in the Perigord, stays with a hangman in Paraguay and dines with a gambling nun in Monte Carlo.
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Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR003402469
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001554548
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Book Description HarperCollins., 1991. Book Condition: Very Good. First. Hard Cover. Book- VG+. DJ- VG. 8.5x5.5. 197pp. Bookseller Inventory # 1842147
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, London, 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. 000223808X 1st printing. Top edge foxed, otherwise fine. Bookseller Inventory # 025666
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, London England, 1991. Cloth. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Hardcover First Edition Marrying Off Mother and Other Stories faded d/j spine All of these stories are true, states Gerald Durrell in the preface to this newest collection of his fiction, but he quickly amends, To be strictly accurate, some are true, some have a kernel of truth and a shell of embroidery. Ranging from the equator to the southern coast of England, Marrying off Mother and Other Stories covers a wonderfully eccentric cast of characters. Durrell returns to his Corfu childhood and reintroduces the members of the Durrell Family.We carry a wide selection of titles in The Arts, Theology, History, Politics, Social and Physical Sciences. academic and scholarly books and Modern First Editions etc.) Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Octavo. Hardback. Bookseller Inventory # 096334
Book Description Condition: Like New. Binding: Hardback. Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd (1991). Bookseller Inventory # NF-LB-3112509
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # P02000223808X