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Oscar & Lucinda

Author: Peter Carey; Peter Straus; Harper & Row, Publishers,
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Advance reading copyView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Advance copies (Publishing)
Uncorrected proofs (Printing)
Authors' autographs (Provenance)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Carey; Peter Straus; Harper & Row, Publishers,
OCLC Number: 708090929
Notes: Originally published: St. Lucia, Australia : University of Queensland Press, 1988.
U.S. advance reading copy of the first American edition, using the text from the U.K. proofs; includes chapter 74, entitled "A degree from Oxford", which does not appear in the published texts of the first Australian and U.K. editions.
" ... this preprint ... has been offset from the galleys of the British edition"--Printed on first leaf.
"Advance reading copy"--Front wrapper.
" ... Publication date: May, 1988 ... LC87-46124/ISBN 0-06-015903-1 ... This is an advance reading copy from uncorrected proofs."--Rear wrapper.
Awards: Man Booker Prize, 1988, winner
Description: 516 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Oscar and Lucinda
Responsibility: Peter Carey.

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