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Art & lies : a piece for three voices and a bawd

Author: Jeanette Winterson
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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A defrocked priest describes how he removed the breast of a perfectly healthy prostitute to punish her for her lifestyle in this experimental novel. The priest, who is a doctor, is one of three characters discussing art, technology and truth while travelling on a high-speed train. The others are a painter and a poet. By the author of Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Winterson, Jeanette, 1959-
Art & lies.
New York : A.A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1995
(OCoLC)646855783
Named Person: Sappho; Sappho.
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanette Winterson
ISBN: 0679441816 9780679441816
OCLC Number: 31901254
Description: 206 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Art and lies.
Responsibility: Jeanette Winterson.
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A defrocked priest describes how he removed the breast of a perfectly healthy prostitute to punish her for her lifestyle in this experimental novel. The priest, who is a doctor, is one of three characters discussing art, technology and truth while travelling on a high-speed train. The others are a painter and a poet. By the author of Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit.

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