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Stars and bars

Author: William Boyd
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2001, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A recent transfer to Manhattan has inspired art assessor Henderson Dores to shed his British reserve and aspire to the impulsive and breezy nature of Americans, but when Loomis Gage, an eccentric millionaire, invites him to appraise his small collection of Impressionist paintings, Dores's plans quite literally go south.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 00067408
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Boyd
ISBN: 9780307787071 0307787079 129920919X 9781299209190
OCLC Number: 775503337
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: William Boyd.

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All Henderson Dores dreams of is fitting in. But America, land of the loony millionaire and the subway poet, down-home Bible-basher and sharp-suited hood, of paralyzing personal frankness and  Read more...

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