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Jack Maggs

Author: Peter Carey
Publisher: Milsons Point, N.S.W. : Vintage, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The year is 1837 and a stranger is prowling London. He is Jack Maggs, an illegal returnee from the prison island of Australia. He has the demeanor of a savage and the skills of a hardened criminal, and he is risking his life on seeking vengeance and reconciliation. Winner Miles Franklin Award 1998.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Carey
ISBN: 1741660289 9781741660289
OCLC Number: 156752764
Description: 1 volume
Responsibility: Peter Carey.

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The year is 1837 and a stranger is prowling London. He is Jack Maggs, an illegal returnee from the prison island of Australia. He has the demeanor of a savage and the skills of a hardened criminal, and he is risking his life on seeking vengeance and reconciliation. Winner Miles Franklin Award 1998.

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