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Lipstick on the Host

Aidan Matthews

Published by Secker & Warburg
ISBN 10: 0436274221 / ISBN 13: 9780436274220
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Title: Lipstick on the Host

Publisher: Secker & Warburg

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New


1992. First Edition. Hardcover. 307pp. First edition copy. . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # KHS1003662

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Synopsis: Contains six short stories which involve a mixture of dialogue, metaphysical imagination, psychological accuracy and wit. By the author of "Adventures in a Bathyscope", which was shortlisted for the GPA Book Award.

About the Author: Aidan Mathews was born in 1956 in Dublin. He has published three works of fiction: Adventures in a Bathyscope (1988), which was shortlisted for the first GPA Book Award, Muesli at Midnight (1990) and Lipstick on the Host (1992), which won a Cavour Prize for Foreign Fiction. He has also published three books of poetry, the most recent of which is According to the Small Hours (Jonathan Cape, 1998). Aiden Mathews lives with his wife and two daughters in Dublin.

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