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Author: Jonathan Trigell
Publisher: London : Serpent's Tail, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Long-dead Lord Byron started it. The rock star of his age. But a poet with about as much relevance to the blood grudge struggle that marks modern life for most of humanity, as he has to the practice of sliding down snowy slopes on planks of wood. And yet, it was thanks to Byron that Itchy ended up living in Chamonix Mont Blanc, the death-sport capital of the world, among the high mountains and low morals. In the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Psychological fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Trigell, Jonathan, 1974-
Cham.
London : Serpent's Tail, 2007
(OCoLC)608514587
Online version:
Trigell, Jonathan, 1974-
Cham.
London : Serpent's Tail, 2007
(OCoLC)632088164
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Trigell
ISBN: 9781852429584 1852429585
OCLC Number: 132313924
Description: 276 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Jonathan Trigell.

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Thanks to Lord Byron, Itchy ended up living in Chamonix Mont Blanc, the death-sport capital of the world. Now, a serial rapist is stalking Cham's tourist-thronged streets, haunting the same shadows  Read more...

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