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The bear comes home

Author: Rafi Zabor
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The story of a saxophone-playing bear. A former circus performer, the bear was acquired by its owner in a poker game. The bear can talk and the novel follows its career in a New York jazz club where it discusses music with other players and falls in love with a woman.
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Genre/Form: Musical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rafi Zabor
ISBN: 0393040372 9780393040371
OCLC Number: 35777444
Awards: PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, 1998.
Description: 480 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Rafi Zabor.

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The story of a saxophone-playing bear. A former circus performer, the bear was acquired by its owner in a poker game. The bear can talk and the novel follows its career in a New York jazz club where it discusses music with other players and falls in love with a woman.

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