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Subtraction : A Novel

Robison, Mary

Published by New York, NY, U.S.A.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1991
ISBN 10: 0394539435 / ISBN 13: 9780394539430
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Title: Subtraction : A Novel

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991, New York, NY, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1991

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Edition: First Edition


Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 1st Ed. so stated, 1st Printing, HB/DJ, F/NF, 216 pp. Demco mylar cover put on DJ; small 1/8" closed tear at front top corner. In this funny, grouchy, wryly tender novel, Robison shows us a marriage in very rough shape careening toward the breaking point. Deveaux, Harvard professor, is tracking her bad husband, who has vanished again. She finds him holed up in a seedy bar. To sober him up, Deveaux enlists her husband Raf's old friend, an ex-alcoholic, and Raf's new friend, a holistically inclined contortionist stripper. Profanity. Bookseller Inventory # 11752

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