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The honorary consul

Author: Graham Greene; Bodley Head (Firm),
Publisher: London ; Sydney ; Toronto : Bodley Head, 1973.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A tragicomedy of a bungled kidnapping in an Argentinian town. Fortnum, the "Honorary Consul", a whisky-sodden figure of dubious authority is taken by revolutionaries. As Eduardo Plarr negotiates with revolutionaries and authorities for Fortnum's release, the corruption of both becomes evident.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Belletristische Darstellung
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Greene, Graham, 1904-1991.
Honorary consul.
London ; Sydney ; Toronto : The Bodley Head, 1973
(OCoLC)562224076
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Greene; Bodley Head (Firm),
ISBN: 0370014863 9780370014869
OCLC Number: 769086
Notes: "First published 1973"--Title page verso.
Description: 334, [2] pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Graham Greene.

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