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The piano tuner

Author: Daniel Mason; Graeme Malcolm
Publisher: [New York] : Random House Audio, ℗2002.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : AbridgedView all editions and formats
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In October 1886, Edgar Drake receives a strange request from the British War Office: he must leave his wife and his quiet life in London to travel to the jungles of Burma, where a rare Erard grand piano is in need of repair. On his journey, Edgar meets soldiers, mystics, bandits, and tale-spinners as well as an enchanting woman as elusive as the surgeon-major. Sensuous, lyrical, rich with passion and adventure, this  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Musical fiction
Adventure stories
Audiobooks
Fiction
Historical fiction
Talking books
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Mason; Graeme Malcolm
ISBN: 0739302027 9780739302026
OCLC Number: 50616584
Notes: Compact discs.
Credits: Read by Graeme Malcolm.
Performer(s): Read by Graeme Malcolm.
Description: 5 audio discs (6 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Daniel Mason.

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In October 1886, Edgar Drake receives a strange request from the British War Office: he must leave his wife and his quiet life in London to travel to the jungles of Burma, where a rare Erard grand piano is in need of repair. On his journey, Edgar meets soldiers, mystics, bandits, and tale-spinners as well as an enchanting woman as elusive as the surgeon-major. Sensuous, lyrical, rich with passion and adventure, this is a hypnotic tale of myth, romance, and self-discovery novel.

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