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The Eyre affair

Author: Jasper Fforde
Publisher: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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There is another 1985, where the Crimean war still rages, dodos are regenerated in home-cloning kits and everyone is disappointed by the ending of 'Jane Eyre'. In this world, there are no jet-liners  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jasper Fforde
ISBN: 0340820470 9780340820476
OCLC Number: 59513683
Awards: Shortlisted for WH Smith Book Awards (New Talent) 2002.
Description: 400 pages
Responsibility: Jasper Fforde.

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