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A son of the circus

Author: John Irving
Publisher: London : Black Swan Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'The doctor was fated to go back to Bombay; he would keep returning again and again - if not forever, at least for as long as there were dwarves in the circus.'Born a Parsi in Bombay, sent to  Read more...

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Named Person: Englisch; Arzt
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Irving
ISBN: 055299605X 9780552996051 0552143588 9780552143585
OCLC Number: 60240502
Notes: Originally published: London: Bloomsbury, 1994.
Description: 829 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: John Irving.

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"Daruwalla is another iconic Irving figure... Irving handles this incarnadine combination of farce and horror with high speed skill, creating a compulsively readable book" * Guardian * "[Irving] is Read more...

 
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