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Poor things : episodes from the early life of Archibald McCandless M.D., Scottish public health officer

Author: Alasdair Gray
Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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In the early 1880s, two Scottish doctors love the same woman. Unfortunately, the girl has been created by one of them from human remains. Traveling from Glasgow to the Mediterranean to Paris and beyond, the triangle deal with true love and scientific daring.
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Genre/Form: Satire
Historical fiction
Horror fiction
Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alasdair Gray
ISBN: 0151730768 9780151730766
OCLC Number: 27108942
Notes: "First published in 1992 by Bloomsbury Publishing Ltd., London"--Title page verso.
Description: xiv, 317 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: edited by Alasdair Gray.

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In the early 1880s, two Scottish doctors love the same woman. Unfortunately, the girl has been created by one of them from human remains. Traveling from Glasgow to the Mediterranean to Paris and beyond, the triangle deal with true love and scientific daring.

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