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The swan thieves : a novel

Author: Elizabeth Kostova
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Psychiatrist Andrew Marlowe, devoted to his profession and the painting hobby he loves, has a solitary but ordered life. When renowned painter Robert Oliver attacks a canvas in the National Gallery of Art and becomes his patient, Marlow finds that order destroyed. Desperate to understand the secret that torments the genius, he embarks on a journey that leads him into the lives of the women closest to Oliver and a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Psychological fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kostova, Elizabeth.
Swan thieves.
New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2010
(DLC) 2009031954
(OCoLC)429227932
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Kostova
ISBN: 9780316071642 0316071641 9780316172233 0316172235
OCLC Number: 667589378
Description: 1 online resource (564 pages)
Responsibility: Elizabeth Kostova.

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Psychiatrist Andrew Marlowe, devoted to his profession and the painting hobby he loves, has a solitary but ordered life. When renowned painter Robert Oliver attacks a canvas in the National Gallery of Art and becomes his patient, Marlow finds that order destroyed. Desperate to understand the secret that torments the genius, he embarks on a journey that leads him into the lives of the women closest to Oliver and a tragedy at the heart of French Impressionism.

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