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Master Georgie : a novel

Author: Beryl Bainbridge
Publisher: New York : Carroll & Graf, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st Carroll & Graf edView all editions and formats
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A novel on the 1854 Crimean War featuring a homosexual surgeon who volunteers to prove his manhood. He is George Hardy of Liverpool and he is accompanied by an assistant, a maid who bore the children which his barren wife claims. By the author of Every Man for Himself.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Belletristische Darstellung
Historical fiction
War stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 0786705639 9780786705634
OCLC Number: 39983687
Awards: Winner of Commonwealth Writers' Prize Best Book - Eurasia 1999.
Winner of WH Smith Annual Literary Award 1999.
Winner of James Tait Black Memorial Book Prizes: Fiction 1999.
Winner of Man Booker Best of Beryl 2012.
Shortlisted for Booker Prize for Fiction 1998.
Description: 190 p. : maps ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Beryl Bainbridge.

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The magnificent new novel by the acclaimed author of "The Birthday Boys" and "Every Man for Himself" goes back to the mid-19th century to accompany the travels of a group of Liverpool characters to  Read more...

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