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Headlong : a novel

Author: Michael Frayn; Peter Straus; Henry Holt and Company,
Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books / Henry Holt and Company, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Advance reader's edView all editions and formats
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A British comedy in which academic Martin Clay is asked by a boorish country squire to assess his paintings. Clay spots what he suspects is a Bruegel and so begins a tale of lies and concealment as he schemes to separate the painting from its owner.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Advance copies (Publishing)
Named Person: Pieter Bruegel; Pieter Bruegel
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Frayn; Peter Straus; Henry Holt and Company,
OCLC Number: 747489160
Notes: "Advance Reader's Edition-Not For Sale"--Front wrapper.
"First American Edition 1999"--Title page verso.
"September 1999 0-8050-6285-8 $26.00"--Rear wrapper.
Awards: Man Booker Prize, 1999, shortlist
Description: 340 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Michael Frayn.

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A British comedy in which academic Martin Clay is asked by a boorish country squire to assess his paintings. Clay spots what he suspects is a Bruegel and so begins a tale of lies and concealment as he schemes to separate the painting from its owner.

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