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Author: Tim Powers
Publisher: New York : Tor, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A novel on ghost sniffers in Los Angeles who inhale famous ghosts to acquire their intelligence. By chance a boy called Kootie Parganas sniffs a ghost trapped in a bottle. It's the ghost of Thomas Edison, the greatest inventor of all time with one thousand patents in everything from electricity to motion pictures. But what can be inhaled can be exhaled and Kootie becomes the object of a hunt by men after his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Fantasy
Fantastic fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Powers
ISBN: 0312860862 9780312860868
OCLC Number: 33102660
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 381 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Tim Powers.

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A novel on ghost sniffers in Los Angeles who inhale famous ghosts to acquire their intelligence. By chance a boy called Kootie Parganas sniffs a ghost trapped in a bottle. It's the ghost of Thomas Edison, the greatest inventor of all time with one thousand patents in everything from electricity to motion pictures. But what can be inhaled can be exhaled and Kootie becomes the object of a hunt by men after his intelligence.

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