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The prospector

Author: J -M G Le Clézio
Publisher: Boston : David R. Godine, 1993.
Series: Verba Mundi.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Obsessed with the idea of finding the Corsair treasure he heard about in his youth, Alexis L'Etang abandons his job and family, setting off on a quest that will take him from remote tropical islands to the hell of the First World War, and from a love affair with the elusive Ouma to a momentous confrontation with the search that has consumed his life.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Parables
Adventure fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Le Clézio, J.-M. G. (Jean-Marie Gustave), 1940-
Prospector.
Boston : David R. Godine, 1993
(OCoLC)622932134
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J -M G Le Clézio
ISBN: 087923976X 9780879239763
OCLC Number: 28798401
Notes: "A Verba mundi original"--T.p. verso.
Description: 338 p. ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Verba Mundi.
Other Titles: Chercheur d'or.
Responsibility: J.M.G. Le Clézio ; translated from the French by Carol Marks.

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Obsessed with the idea of finding the Corsair treasure he heard about in his youth, Alexis L'Etang abandons his job and family, setting off on a quest that will take him from remote tropical islands to the hell of the First World War, and from a love affair with the elusive Ouma to a momentous confrontation with the search that has consumed his life.

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