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The Djinn in the nightingale's eye : five fairy stories

Author: A S Byatt
Publisher: New York : Vintage International, [2009]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of fairy tales for adults. The title novella is on a middle-aged Englishwoman attending a writers' conference in Turkey. She picks up an antique bottle and as she is washing it a djinn appears, offering to grant her three wishes. She asks for a younger body, then requests he make love to her.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Byatt, A.S. (Antonia Susan), 1936-
Djinn in the nightingale's eye.
New York : Vintage International, [2009]
(OCoLC)40390020
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: A S Byatt
ISBN: 9780307483874 0307483878
OCLC Number: 775661874
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents: The glass coffin --
Gode's story --
The story of the eldest princess --
Dragons' breath --
The Djinn in the nightingale's eye.
Responsibility: A.S. Byatt.

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A collection of fairy tales for adults. The title novella is on a middle-aged Englishwoman attending a writers' conference in Turkey. She picks up an antique bottle and as she is washing it a djinn appears, offering to grant her three wishes. She asks for a younger body, then requests he make love to her.

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