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The debt to pleasure : a novel.

Author: John Lanchester
Publisher: London : Picador, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Draws the reader, through descriptions of food and cooking, into a world of murder and art. Narrated by Tarquin, an ironist, epicurean and a snob, this novel is constructed around a series of  Read more...

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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Lanchester
ISBN: 0330344552 9780330344555
OCLC Number: 59651808
Notes: Originally published: 1996.
Awards: Winner of Hawthornden Prize 1997
Winner of Betty Trask Award 1996
Short-listed for Whitbread Book Awards: Book of the Year 1996
Description: 240 pages ; 20 cm

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" The Debt to Pleasure has no flaws. It is witty, frequently hilarious, and wicked." -- "The Boston Globe"

 
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