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The fisher king : a novel

Author: Paule Marshall
Publisher: New York : Scribner Paperback Fiction, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Scribner pbk. Fiction edView all editions and formats
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In 1949, Sonny-Rett Payne, a black jazz pianist, fled New York for Paris to escape his family's disapproval of his art and the racism that shadowed his career. His success in Europe and his  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Musical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paule Marshall
ISBN: 0684869705 9780684869704 0684872838 9780684872834
OCLC Number: 49609445
Description: 224 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Paule Marshall.

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Valerie Boyd Atlanta Journal-Constitution Lean and beautifully written, this novel -- like the jazz at its core -- swings and soars and deeply satisfies.

 
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