Bristling with intelligence and shimmering with romance, this novel tests the boundary between history and myth. Patrick Lewis arrives in Toronto in the 1920s and earns his living searching for a vanished millionaire and tunneling beneath Lake Ontario. In the course of his adventures, Patrick's life intersects with those of characters who reappear in Ondaatje's Booker Prize-winning The English Patient. 256 pp.
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Michael Ondaatje is the author of three previous novels, a memoir and eleven books of poetry. His novel The English Patient won the Booker Prize. Born in Sri Lanka, he moved to Canada in 1962 and now lives in Toronto.
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 9th Printing. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140113096
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97801401130991.0
Book Description Penguin Books, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140113096